The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Drosophila psilotarsalis Hardy & Kaneshiro, 1975

Barefooted 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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