The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Drosophila alsophila Hardy & Kaneshiro, 1971

Banded picturewing fly




Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1985 (Suckling et al. 2004)



Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Suckling, Kieran, Slack, Rhiwena and Nowicki, Brian. (2004). Extinct and the Endangered Species Act. Centre For Biological Diversity. 63 pp.

USFWS. 1997. Notice of Reclassification of Ten Candidate Taxa. United States Fish and Wildife Service, September 19, 1997, 62 FR 49191.


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