The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Amaga expatria Jones & Sterrer, 2005

 

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1988

Since rediscovered (Justine et al., 2020)

 

Distribution

Bermuda, Guadeloupe & Martinique

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Jones, Hugh D. and Sterrer, Wolfgang. (2005). Terrestrial planarians (Platyhelminthes, with three new species) and nemertines of Bermuda. Zootaxa 1001(1): 31-58.

 

Other references:

Justine, Jean-Lou, Gey, D., Thévenot, J., Gastineau, R. and Jones, Hugh D. (2020). The land flatworm Amaga expatria (Geoplanidae) in Guadeloupe and Martinique: new reports and molecular characterization including complete mitogenome. PeerJ 8:e10098 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.10098

 

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