The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Balta crassivenosa (Bolívar, 1924:328)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Margattea crassivenosa Bolívar, 1924:328


Conservation Status


Last record: 1908

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Silhouette Island, Seychelles


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Bolívar. 1924. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. 9 13:328


Other references:

Gerlach, Justin. (2012). Balta crassivenosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T199489A2593424. Downloaded on 24 December 2015.

Gerlach, Justin and Haas, F. (2007). The Orthopteroidea of the Seychelles islands. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

Princis. 1969. In Beier [Ed.]. Blattariae: Subordo Epilamproidea. Fam.: Blattellidae. Orthopterorum Catalogus(13):868


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