Placostylus ambagiosus ssp. nov. ‘Herangi Hill’



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym) (Stringer & Hitchmough, 2012)

Last record: early 1960's (Lux et al., 2009)



New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Hitchmough, R. A., Bull, L. and Cromarty, P. (compilers). (2007). New Zealand Threat Classification System lists—2005. Department of Conservation, Wellington. 194 pp.

Lux, Jenny, Holland, Wendy, Rate, Stephen and Beadel, Sarah. (2009). Natural areas of Te Paki Ecological District: Reconnaissance survey report for the Protected Natural Areas Programme. Department of Conservation, Northland Conservancy, Whangarei, New Zealand.

Stringer, I. A. N. and Hitchmough, R. A. (2012). Assessing the conservation status of New Zealand’s native terrestrial invertebrates. New Zealand Entomologist 35(2): 77-84.


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