The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Cercyonis pegala wheeleri


Species Authority
Edwards, 1873
Common Name
Wheeler's wood nymph, Wheeler's Satyr butterfly
Owens Lake, Inyo County, California, USA
Last Record
IUCN status
Not evaluated
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[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
Davenport, K.E., R.E. Stanford, and R.L. Langston. 2005. Flight periods of California butterflies for "resident species", subspecies and most strays to the state. The International Lepidoptera Survey newsletter 6(1). 66 pp.
NatureServe. (2014). NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. Version 7.1. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available (Accessed: January 29, 2015).
Pelham, J. P. 2008. A catalogue of the butterflies of the United States and Canada with a complete bibliography of the descriptive and systematic literature. The Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera. Volume 40. 658 pp.