The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Eusthenia nothofagi Zwick, 1979

Otway stonefly

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last Record: 1932
 
Rediscovered in: Mid-1991

 

Distribution

Otway Ranges, Victoria, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Zwick, P. (1979). Revision of the stonefly family Eustheniidae (Plecoptera). with emphasis on the fauna of the Australian region. Aquatic Insects 1(1): 17-50.

 

Other references:

Doeg, T. J. (1997). Gone today, here tomorrow — extinct aquatic macroinvertebrates in Victoria. Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria 56(2): 531-535.
 
Doeg, T. J. and Reed, J. (1995). Distribution of the endangered Otway stonefly Eusthenia nothofagi Zwick (Plecoptera: Eustheniidae) in the Otway Ranges. Proceedings of the Roval Society of Victoria 107: 45-50.
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Eusthenia nothofagi. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 01 June 2013.

 

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