The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Semiothisa ochrifascia


Species Authority
Warren, 1897:484
Thamnonoma ochrifascia Warren, 1897:484; Macaria ochrifascia Warren, 1897:484; Alcis verrillata Dyar, 1902:890
Common Name
Ochre-banded looper moth
Bermuda Islands
Last Record
1928 (collected, [url=]source[/url]); 18 June, 1945 (pupae seen; Parker, 1945:1)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
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[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
Warren. (1897). [description of Semiothisa ochrifascia]. Novit. zool. 4: 484.
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
Dyar in Verrill. (1902). [description of Alcis verrilliata]. Connecticut Acad. Sci. 11: 890.
Ferguson, D. C., Hilburn, D. J. and Wright, B. (1991). The lepidoptera of Bermuda: Their food plants, biogeography, and means of dispersal. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada 123(S158): 3-105. [[url=]Abstract[/url]]
Parker, R. L. (1945). Report on the Survey of the Insects and Pests attacking the Bermuda cedar. 5 pp. [[url=]Abstract[/url]]
Sterrer, W. (1998). How many species are there in Bermuda? Bulletin of Marine Science 62(23): 809-840.