The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Pseudanophthalmus insularis Barr, 1959

Bakers Station cave beetle



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1960's

Rediscovered in ?



Tennessee, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Barr, Thomas C., Jr. (1959). New cave beetles (Carabidae, Trechini) from Tennessee and Kentucky. J. Tenn. Acad. Sci. 34: 5-30.


Other references:

Niemiller, Matthew L. et al. (2017). Rediscovery and conservation status of six short-range endemic Pseudanophthalmus cave beetles (Carabidae: Trechini). Insect Conservation and Diversity. DOI: 10.1111/icad.12263 [Abstract]


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