Euploea eleutho Quoy & Gaimard, 1815 (1824?)

Marianas monarch butterfly

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Euploea algea eleutho Quoy & Gaimard, 1815 (1824?)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1975 (Suckling et al. 2004)

 

Distribution

Marianas Islands (Alamagan, Anatahan, Guam, Saipan and Rota)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

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

Swezey, O. H. (1921). The Butterflies of the Samoan Islands. Proc. Haw. Ent. Soc. 4(3): 601-607.

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

https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-1997-09-19/pdf/97-24806.pdf

 

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