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Libythea cinyras

 

Species Authority
Trimen, 1866
Synonym/s
Common Name
Mauritius libythid butterfly, Mauritius snout butterfly
Locality
Moka district, Mauritius
Last Record
1865 (Davis & Barnes, 1991:151)
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/11934/0]Extinct[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13399/libythea-cinyras
Hypodigm
Only known from the holotype.
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Trimen, R. (1866). Notes on the butterflies of Mauritius. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. (3rd Ser.) 5(4): 329-344.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Davis, P. M. H. and Barnes, M. J. C. (1991). [url=https://www.lepidopteraresearchfoundation.org/pdf/pdf30/30-145.pdf]The Butterflies of Mauritius[/url]. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 30(3-4): 145-161.
 
Henning, Graham. (2015). [url=https://www.lepsoc.org.za/index.php?option=com_jdownloads&task=download.send&id=125&catid=11&m=0&Itemid=401]Lepidoptera conservation in South Africa - part 2[/url]. Babbel Blues 3: 18-23.
 
Kawahara, Akito Y. (2006). Biology of the snout butterflies (Nymphalidae, Libytheinae), Part 1: Libythea Fabricius. Transactions of the lepidopterological Society of Japan 57: 13-33.
 
Kawahara, Akito Y. and Wahlberg, Niklas. (2007). Libythea cinyras Trimen 1866. Version 03 December 2007 (under construction). https://tolweb.org/Libythea_cinyras/76307/2007.12.03 in The Tree of Life Web Project, https://tolweb.org/
 
Manders, N. (1908). The butterflies of Mauritius and Bourbon. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1907(4): 429-454.
 
Trimen, R. (1879). On some hitherto undescribed butterflies inhabiting southern Africa. Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1879: 337-340.
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Libythea cinyras. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 July 2012.
 
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