The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Rhantus plantaris Sharp, 1882

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1882 or before

Rediscovered in 2000 or prior

 

Distribution

New Zealand

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Balke, M., Kovac, D., Hendrich, L. & Flechtner, G. (2000). Rediscovery of the New Zealand diving beetle Rhantus plantaris Sharp, and notes on the south west Australian R. simulans Régimbart, with an identification key (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). New Zealand Journal of Zoology 27(3): 223-227. [Abstract]

 

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