The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Pseudotinea caprina (Hewitson, 1859)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Calydna caprina Hewitson, 1859 (original combination)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: "Probably...from before the 1950s" (Carneiro et al. 2012)

Rediscovered in 2010

 

Distribution

Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Eduardo Carneiro, Diego R. Dolibaina, Luis Anderson R. Leite, Olaf H. H. Mielke and Mirna M. Casagrande. (2012). Rediscovery of Pseudotinea caprina (Lepidoptera, Riodinidae): Remarks on Its Distribution and First Description of the Female. Florida Entomologist 95(2): 521-523.

 

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