The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Thismia kobensis Suetsugu et al., 2018

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1992

 

Distribution

Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Honshū, Japan

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Kenji Suetsugu, Osamu Nakanishi, Tomiki Kobayashi and Nobuhira Kurosaki. (2018). Thismia kobensis (Burmanniaceae), A New and Presumably Extinct Species from Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. Phytotaxa 369(2): 121-125.

 

Other references:

https://earther.gizmodo.com/mysterious-new-plant-discovered-in-museum-collection-is-1829393663?IR=T

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/4036/thismia-kobensis

 

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