The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Eustrotia matercula (Saalmüller, 1880)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Erastria matercula Saalmüller, 1880 (original combination)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered on 30 April 2013

 

Distribution

Madagascar

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Saalmüller, M. (1880). Neue Lepidopteren aus Madagascar, die sich in Museum der Senckenberg’schen naturforschenden Gesellschaft befinden. Bericht über die Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft in Frankfurt a.M. 1879-1880: 258-310.

 

Other references:

Bippus, Maik. (2017). Eustrotia matercula (Saalmüller, 1880) a “lost” Malagasy lepidopteran. Phelsuma 25: 1-5.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/22938/eustrotia-matercula

 

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