Drosophila psilotarsalis Hardy & Kaneshiro, 1975

Barefooted picturewing fly



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1985 (Suckling et al. 2004)



Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Hardy, D. E. and Kaneshiro, K. Y. (1975). Studies in Hawaiian Drosophila, miscellaneous new species, no. I. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 22(1): 57-64.


Other references:

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

USFWS. 1997. Notice of Reclassification of Ten Candidate Taxa. United States Fish and Wildife Service, September 19, 1997, 62 FR 49191.


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