The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Plutella polaris Zeller, 1880

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 21-24 July 1873

Rediscovered on 9 July 2015

 

Distribution

Norway

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Søli, Geir, Aarvik, Leif and Magnussen, Trude. (2018). Plutella polaris Zeller, 1880 (Lepidoptera, Plutellidae) rediscovered at Svalbard, Norway, with comments on its taxonomic position. Nota Lepi. 41(1): 129-137. [automatic download]

Stainton, H. T. (1880). On the singular new species of Plutella (allied to P. cruciferarum) collected in Spitzbergen, in 1873, by the Rev. A.E. Eaton. Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine 17: 108-109.

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