The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Phalangacris alluaudi Bolivar, 1895

Mahé boulder cricket



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1909

Rediscovered in 2014

IUCN status: Critically Endangered



Mahé, Seychelles


Biology & Ecology










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

Gerlach, J. and Hochkirch, A. (2015). Phalangacris alluaudi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T199505A72317967. Downloaded on 19 December 2015.

Hochkirch, Axel. (2017). Some recent rediscoveries on the Seychelles. The GSG Newshopper 5: 17-20.

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund. (2015). Annual report 2015. Available from: [Accessed 14 January 2017]


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