The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Halipeurus raphanus Timmermann, 1961



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status




México & Japan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Timmermann, G. (1961). Gruppenrevisionen bei Mallophagen. II Genus Halipeurus THOMPSON, 1936 2. Teil : Die Halipeurus-Arten der Wasserscherer (Puffininae), Sturmtaucher (Pelecanoididae) und Sturmschwalben (Hydrobatidae). - Z. Parasitenkd. 20: 401-419.


Other references:

Clay, T. (1940) Anoplura: British Graham Land Expedition, 1934–1937, Scientific Reports, 1(5), 295-318, pl. 1.

Marshall, A.G. & Nelson, B.C. (1967) Bird ectoparasites from South Farallon Island, California. Journal of Medical Entomology, 4(3): 335-338.

Palma, R. (2011). New taxa, new synonymies and new host records in the louse genus Halipeurus (Insecta: Phthiraptera: Philopteridae) parasitic on petrels (Aves: Procellariiformes). Zootaxa 3017: 1-45.


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