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Neophasia menapia tehachapina

 

Species Authority
Emmel, Emmel & Mattoon, 1998:127-128
Synonym/s
Common Name
Tehachapi Pine White
Locality
Tehachapi Mountains, Kern County, California, USA
Last Record
?
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13819/neophasia-menapia-tehachapina
Hypodigm
[b]Type Locality:[/b] “California: Kern Co.; Tehachapi Mts., canyon on the north slope of Double Mountain”
Notes
A rare taxon never feared extinct?
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Emmel, J. Emmel, T. and Mattoon. (1998). [description of Neophasia menapia tehachapina]. Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (11): 127-128.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Davenport, K. E. (2004). A concise update of the information provided in The Butterflies of southern California (1973) by Thomas C. Emmel and John F. Emmel. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey 4(7):1-23.