The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Simulium raivavaense Craig and Porch, 2013:456

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Raivavae, Austral Islands, French Polynesia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

UASM336670

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Craig, Douglas A. and Porch, Nick. (2013). Subfossils of extinct and extant species of Simuliidae (Diptera) from Austral and Cook Islands (Polynesia): anthropogenic extirpation of an aquatic insect? Zootaxa 3641(4): 448-462.

 

Other references:

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/17111/simulium-raivavaense

 

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