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Pieris wollastoni

 

Species Authority
Butler, 1886
Synonym/s
Pieris brassicae wollastoni Butler, 1886; Ganoris wollastoni Butler, 1886; Pieris cheiranthi wollastoni Butler, 1886
Common Name
Madeiran large white
Locality
Madeira
Last Record
1977; 1986 (van Swaay et al. 2010a:9)
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/39483/0]Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/1857/pieris-wollastoni-madeiran-large-white
Hypodigm
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Aguiar, A. M. F. and Karsholt, O. (2006). Systematic catalogue of the entomofauna of the Madeira Archipelago and Selvagens Islands. Lepidoptera 1. Bol Mus Municip Funchal Suppl 9: 5-139.
 
Gardiner, B. (2003). The possible cause of extinction of Pieris brassicae wollastoni Butler (Lepidoptera: Pieridae). Entomologist's Gazette 54: 267-268.
 
van Swaay, C., Cuttelod, A., Collins, S., Maes, D., López Munguira, M., Šašić, M., Settele, J., Verovnik, R., Verstrael, T., Warren, M., Wiemers, M. and Wynhof, I. (2010a). [url=https://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/conservation/species/redlist/downloads/European_butterflies.pdf]European Red List of Butterfies[/url]. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.
 
van Swaay, C., Wynhoff, I., Verovnik, R., Wiemers, M., López Munguira, M., Maes, D., Sasic, M., Verstrael, T., Warren, M. & Settele, J. (2010b). Pieris wollastoni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 15 February 2015.
 
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