The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Diseoblax wrightii (Waterhouse, 1880)

Gros moutouc du filao



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Diseoblax wrighti (Waterhouse, 1880)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1950's?





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

WATERHOUSE C.O. (1880): New Genera and Species of Coleoptera from Madagascar. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 5th series, 5 (29): 409-419.


Other references:

DUPONT R. (1935): L’Archipel des Seychelles. Sa formation géologique, ses ressources naturelles, sa flore, sa faune entomologique, & son Evolution economique. Transactions of the Royal Society of Arts & Sciences of Mauritius, Series C, 3: 51-149.

Madl, M. and Matyot, P. (2014). Notes on Cerambycidae (Coleoptera: Chrysomeloidea) of the Republic of Seychelles. Linzer biol. Beitr. 46(2): 1581-1598.


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