The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Oricopis insulana (Olliff, 1890)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: early 1880's (Reid et al., 2018)

Rediscovered on 13 February 2017 (Reid et al., 2018)

 

 

Distribution

Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Reid, Chris A. M., Shaw, Josh Jenkins and Jensen, Arn R. (2018). The Australian Museum Lord Howe Island Expedition 2017—Coleoptera. Technical Reports of the Australian Museum, Online 26: 53-67. https://doi.org/10.3853/j.1835-4211.26.2018.1706

https://australianmuseum.net.au/blogpost/amri-news/the-other-lord-howe-insect

https://australianmuseum.net.au/explore-magazine-winter-2017

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/22091/oricopis-insulana

 

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