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Heliconius nattereri C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865

Natterer's longwing

 

Locality
Brazil (eastern)
Last Record
?
Rediscovered in
1970 or before
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/9804/0]Critically Endangered[/url]
TSE forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/23081/heliconius-nattereri
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

BROWN, K.S. 1970. Rediscovery of Heliconius nattereri in eastern Brazil [The heliconians of Brazil (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Part I]. Entomol. News 81:129-140.

BROWN, K.S. 1972. The heliconians of Brazil (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Part III. Ecology and biology of Heliconius nattereri, a key primitive species near extinction, and comments on the evolutionary development of Heliconius and Eueides. Zoologica 57:41-69.

Cardoso, Márcio Zikán, Brito, Marcos Roberto and Lion, Marília Bruzzi. (2017). [url=https://www.scielo.br/pdf/bn/v17n4/1676-0611-bn-17-4-e20170413.pdf]Confirmation of the northermost population of the endangered butterfly [i]Heliconius nattereri[/i] C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865 (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)[/url]. Biota Neotropica 17(4): e20170413.

EMSLEY, M.G. 1965. Speciation in Heliconius (Lep.: Nymphalidae): morphology and geographic distribution. Zoologica 50:191-254.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Wells, S.M., Pyle, R.M. and Collins, N.M. (compilers) 1983. The IUCN Invertebrate Red Data Book. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1996. Heliconius nattereri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T9804A13018123. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T9804A13018123.en. Downloaded on 27 January 2018.