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Phalanta philiberti

 

Species Authority
(de Joannis, 1893)
Synonym/s
Atella philiberti de Joannis, 1893; Atella seychellarum Holland, 1896:266
Common Name
Philibert's leopard butterfly, Seychelles leopard
Locality
Seychelles (Mahé, Praslin and Silhouette)
Last Record
1953 (specimen); 1960 (sighting; Lawrence, 2014)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13404/phalanta-philiberti
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References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Gerlach, Justin. (2008). [url=https://www.researchgate.net/publication/226719780_Preliminary_conservation_status_and_needs_of_an_oceanic_island_fauna_The_case_of_Seychelles_insects]Preliminary conservation status and needs of an oceanic island fauna: the case of Seychelles insects[/url]. J Insect Conserv 12: 293-305.
 
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.
 
Holland, W. J. (1896). [url=https://www.archive.org/stream/proceedingsofuni181895unit#page/265/mode/1up]List of the lepidoptera from Aldabra, Seychelles, and other East African islands, collected by Dr. W. L. Abbott[/url]. Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 18(1064): 265-273.
 
Lawrence, James. (2014). Field Guide to Butterflies of Seychelles: Their Natural History and Conservation. Siri Scientific Press.
 
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