Phytosus schatzmayri Bernhauer, 1941



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1935

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



São Miguel Island, Azores, Macaronesia


Biology & Ecology










Borges, P.A.V. 2017. Phytosus schatzmayri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T97213241A99166744. Accessed on 09 July 2022.

Borges, P.A.V., Costa, A., Cunha, R., Gabriel, R., Gonçalves, V., Martins, A.F., Melo, I., Parente, M., Raposeiro, P., Rodrigues, P., Santos, R.S., Silva, L., Vieira, P. and Vieira, V. 2010. A list of the terrestrial and marine biota from the Azores. Princípia, Cascais.

Ferreira, M.T., Cardoso, P., Borges, P.A.V., Gabriel, R., Azevedo, E.B., Reis, F., Araújo, M.B. and Elias, R.B. 2016. Effects of climate change on the distribution of indigenous species in oceanic islands (Azores). Climate Change 138(3-4): 603-615.

Terzopoulou, S., Rigal, F., Whittaker, R.J., Borges, P.A.V. & Triantis, K.A. 2015. Drivers of extinction: the case of Azorean beetles. Biology Letters 11: 1-4.


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