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Drosophila lanaiensis Grimshaw, 1901

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Drosophila virgulata Hardy & Kaneshiro, 1968

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1893 (source)

Rediscovered in 2010-12

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Lanai, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Magnacca, K. N. and Price, D. K. (2012). New species of Hawaiian picture wing Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae), with a key to species. Zootaxa 3188: 1-30.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Drosophila lanaiensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 25 May 2013.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/1807/drosophila-lanaiensis

 

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