The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Halictus pinguismentus Janjic and Packer, 2001:57



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Only known from four specimens. Their date of collection was never noted, but was probably the late 1800's or early 1900's (Packer, 2005).



Guadeloupe, México


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Janjic, Jessica and Packer, Laurence. (2001). New descriptions of Halictus (Seladonia) from the New World (Hymenoptera: Halictidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research 10(1): 55-75.


Other references:

Packer, L. (2005). Species Profile: Halictus pinguismentus. In Shepherd, M. D., D. M. Vaughan, and S. H. Black (Eds). Red List of Pollinator Insects of North America. CD-ROM Version 1 (May 2005). Portland, OR: The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.


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