Hawaiodillo danae (Dollfus, 1900:522)

Dana's Hawaiian woodlouse

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Armadillo danae Dollfus, 1900:522 (original combination); Hawaiodillo frontalis (Budde-Lund, 1904)

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

In 1996 the last record of the species was 60+ years ago (Taiti & Howarth, 1996).

 

 

Distribution

Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA (Taiti & Howarth, 1996)

 

Biology & Ecology

Nothing is known of the biology of this genus (Taiti & Howarth, 1996).

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Dollfus, F. J. A. (1900). Crustacea Isopoda. In: David Sharp (Editor). Fauna Hawaiiensis or The Zoology of the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Isles: being results of the explorations instituted by the Joint Committee appointed by British Association for the Advancement of Science and carried on with the assistance of those bodies and of the Trustees of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum at Honolulu 2(5): 521-526.

 

Other references:

Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Hawaiodillo danae (Dollfus, 1900). Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/Isopoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=260580 on 2021-11-02

Budde-Lund, G. (1904). A revision of "Crustacea Isopoda Terrestria" with additions and illustrations. 2. Spherillonae. 3. Armadillo. Copenhagen: H. Hagerup. pp. 3-144.

Jackson, Harold Gordon. (1941). Check-list of the terrestrial and fresh-water Isopoda of Oceania. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 99(8): 1-35.

Schmalfuss, Helmut. (2003). World catalog of terrestrial isopods (Isopoda: Oniscidea). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, ser. A (Biologie), no. 654: 1-341.

Taiti, Stefano and Howarth, Francis G. (1996). Terrestrial Isopods from the Hawaiian Islands (Isopoda: Oniscidea). Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 45: 59-71.

Verhoeff, K. W. (1926). Isopoda terrestria von Neu-Caledonien und den Loyalty-Inseln. In F. Sarasin and J. Roux, Nova Caledonia, Zoologie, Muenchen 4(2): 243-366, figs. 1-141. [p. 256]

 

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