The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Neophasia menapia tehachapina Emmel, Emmel & Mattoon, 1998:127-128

Tehachapi pine white

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

A rare taxon never feared extinct?

 

Distribution

Tehachapi Mountains, Kern County, California, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Type Locality: “California: Kern Co.; Tehachapi Mts., canyon on the north slope of Double Mountain”

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Emmel, J. Emmel, T. and Mattoon. (1998). [description of Neophasia menapia tehachapina]. Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (11): 127-128.

 

Other references:

Davenport, K. E. (2004). A concise update of the information provided in The Butterflies of southern California (1973) by Thomas C. Emmel and John F. Emmel. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey 4(7):1-23.

 

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