Sliferia similis (Bolívar, 1924)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Blattella similis Bolívar, 1924


Conservation Status


Last record: 1908

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Mahé & Silhouette, Seychelles


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Bolívar y Pieltain, Cándido. (1924). Orthoptera Dictyoptera (Blattidae and Mantidae), and supplement to Gryllidae, of the Seychelles and adjacent islands. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 13: 313-359.


Other references:

Gerlach, Justin. (2012). Sliferia similis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T199544A2600347. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

Gerlach, J. & Haas, F. 2007. The Orthopteroidea of the Seychelles islands. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.


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