The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Charaxes inopinatus (Röber, 1939)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Polyura inopinatus Röber, 1939

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

New Britain

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Röber, 1939 Die Tagfalter der Insel Celebes Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 53 : 89-117.

 

Other references:

Müller, C. J. and Tennent, W. J. (2018). Polyura inopinatus Röber, 1940; a remarkable butterfly mystery resolved. ZooKeys 774: 1-15.

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