Drosophila ochrobasis Hardy & Kaneshiro, 1968
Precious picturewing fly
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Last record: 1986
Rediscovered in ?
Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands, USA
Original scientific description:
Hardy, D. E. and Kaneshiro, K. Y. (1968). New picture-winged Drosophila from Hawaii. University of Texas Publication 6818: 171-262.
Kenshiro, K. Y. and Kenshiro, K. (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.