Drosophila musaphilia Hardy, 1965

Koa picturewing fly

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1988 (Suckling et al. 2004)

Rediscovered in 2010

 

Distribution

Koa, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Kenshiro, K.Y. and K. Kenshiro. 1995. Draft listing proposal for 18 species of Hawaiian picture-wing Drosophila. Document submitted to the Pacific Islands Office, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Suckling, Kieran, Slack, Rhiwena and Nowicki, Brian. (2004). Extinct and the Endangered Species Act. Centre For Biological Diversity. 63 pp.

USFWS. 2001. Proposed Endangered Status for 12 Species of Picture-wing Flies From the Hawaiian Islands. United States Fish and Wildlife Service, January 17, 2001, 66 FR 3964.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/41060081@N03/5807978556/

 

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