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Pyrgacris relictus Descamps, 1968

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

Conservation Status

Last record: pre-1969

Rediscovered: ?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Mauritius, Mascarene Islands

 

Biology

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:
 
Descamps, M. (1968). Un Acridoïde relique des Mascareignes (Orth. Acridoidea). Bull Soc Entomol Fr 73: 31-36.
 
 
Other references:
 
Hugel, Sylvain. (2014a). Endemic grasshoppers from the Mascarene Islands: a critically endangered island fauna. Journal of Insect Conservation. DOI: 10.1007/s10841-014-9746-1 [Abstract]
 
Hugel, Sylvain. (2014b). Pyrgacris relictus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 21 January 2015.

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