Drosophila neoclavisetae Perreira & Kaneshiro, 1990:81



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1975



Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Perreira, William D. and Kaneshiro, Kenneth Y. (1990). Three New Species of Picture-Winged Drosophila from the Hawaiian Islands. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 30: 79-84.


Other references:

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. 2001a. 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.

USFWS (U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service). (2001b). Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants: Review of plant and animal species that are candidates or proposed for listing as endangered or threatened, annual notice of findings on recycled petitions, and annual description of progress on listing actions; proposed rule. Federal Register 66: 54808-54832.