Thotmus halli Broun, 1910

Pitt Island weevil (proposed), Hall's weevil (proposed)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Stringer & Hitchmough, 2012)

Last record: 1906-1908



Pitt Island, Chatham Islands, New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Broun, T. (1910). Additions to the Coleopterous Fauna of the Chatham Islands. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute [1910]: 92-115.


Other references:

Hitchmough, R. A., Bull, L. and Cromarty, P. (compilers). (2007). New Zealand Threat Classification System lists—2005. Department of Conservation, Wellington. 194 pp.

Leschen, R. A. B., Marris, J. W. M., Emberson, R. M., Nunn, J., Hitchmough, R. A. and Stringer, I. A. N. (2012). The conservation status of New Zealand Coleoptera. New Zealand Entomologist 35(2): 91-98.

Stringer, I. A. N. and Hitchmough, R. A. (2012). Assessing the conservation status of New Zealand’s native terrestrial invertebrates. New Zealand Entomologist 35(2): 77-84.


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