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Polyura pyrrhus tiberius Waterhouse, 1920:468

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eulepis pyrrhus tiberius Waterhouse, 1920:468; Polyura sempronius tiberius Waterhouse, 1920:468

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

Lord Howe Islands, New South Wales, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Waterhouse, G. A. (1920). Descriptions of new forms of butterflies from the South Pacific. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 45(3): 468-471.

 

Other references:

D'Abrera. (1977). Butterflies of the Australian Region (2nd edn)

Smiles, Robert L. (1982). The taxonomy and phylogeny of the genus Polyura Billberg (Lepidoptera; Nymphalidae). Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. 44 (3) : 115-237, f. 1-159.

"The Earth Extinct Entomological Chronicles (in Japanese)" by Toshio Inomata (1988)

"Living Things Vanished from the Earth (in Japanese)" by Toshio Inomata (1993)

 

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