The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Waitomophylax worthyi Leschen & Rhode, 2002



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Archaeophylax worthy Leschen & Rhode, 2002


Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene



New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Leschen, Richard A. B. and Rhode, Birgit E. (2002). A new genus and species of large Ulodidae (Coleoptera) from New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist 25: 57-64.


Other references:

R. A. B. Leschen and B. E. Rhode. 2005. A replacement name for Archaeophylax Leschen and Rhode (Coleoptera: Ulodidae). New Zealand Entomologist 27: 125.


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