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Glaucophysche xerces

 

Species Authority
Boisduval, 1852
Synonym/s
Glaucopsyche lygdamus xerces Boisduval, 1852
Common Name
Xerces blue (butterfly)
Locality
San Francisco, California, USA
Last Record
1942 or 1943
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/9244/0]Extinct[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/1767/glaucopsyche-lygdamus-xerces
Hypodigm
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Emmel, T.C. and Emmel, J. F. (1993). The xerces blue, Glucopsyche xerces (Boisduval). Occasional Paper of the IUCN Species Survival Commission; Conservation biology of Lycaenidae (butterflies). 137-138.
 
Henning, Graham. (2014). [url=https://www.lepsoc.org.za/index.php?option=com_jdownloads&task=download.send&id=78&catid=11&m=0&Itemid=401]Lepidoptera Conservation in South Africa–Part 1[/url]. Babbel Blues 2(Spring): 17-24.
 
NatureServe. (2011). NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. Version 7.1. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available https://www.natureserve.org/explorer (Accessed: September 17, 2011).
 
Seddon, Philip J., Moehrenschlager, Axel and Ewen, John. (In Press, 2014). Reintroducing resurrected species: selecting DeExtinction candidates. Trends in Ecology & Evolution. [[url=https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169534714000214]Abstract[/url]]
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Glaucopsyche xerces. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 17 September 2011.