The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Margatteoidea amoena Bolívar, 1924

Seychelles cockroach



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Supella amoena Bolívar, 1924


Conservation Status

Last record: 1905

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Desroches Island, Seychelles












Gerlach, Justin. (2008). Preliminary conservation status and needs of an oceanic island fauna: the case of Seychelles insects. J Insect Conserv 12: 293-305.

Gerlach, Justin. (2012a). Margatteoidea amoena. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 17 October 2012.

Gerlach, Justin. (2012b). Red Listing reveals the true state of biodiversity: a comprehensive assessment of Seychelles biodiversity. Phelsuma 20: 9-22.


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