The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Algophilus lathridoides Zimmermann, 1924

Table Mountain hairy crawling water beetle

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Missing

 

Distribution

Simons Town, Cape Peninsula, South Africa

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

A. G. Rebelo; P. M. Holmes; C. Dorse; J. Wood. (2011). Impacts of urbanization in a biodiversity hotspot: Conservation challenges in Metropolitan Cape Town. South African Journal of Botany 77: 20-35.

Turner, Clive R. (2007). Water beetles associated with reservoirs on Table Mountain, Cape Town: implications for conservation. Journal of Insect Conservation 11(1): 75-83. [Abstract]

 

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