The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Sabulopteryx botanica Hoare & Patrick, 2019

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

New Zealand

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Robert J.B. Hoare, Brian H. Patrick, Thomas R. Buckley. (2019). A new leaf-mining moth from New Zealand, Sabulopteryx botanica sp. nov. (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae, Gracillariinae), feeding on the rare endemic shrub Teucrium parvifolium (Lamiaceae), with a revised checklist of New Zealand Gracillariidae. ZooKeys 865: 39-65.

 

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