Campanulotes defectus Tendeiro, 1969



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Campanulotes defectus is now known to be a junior synonym of C. flavus (Price et al. 2000).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: before c. 1:00 PM, 1 September 1914



North America


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Tendeiro, J. (1969). Estudos sobre os Goniodídeos (Mallophaga, Ischnocera) dos Columbiformes IV - Género Campanulotes KÉLER, 1939. - Revista de Ciéncias Veterinarias (Universidade de Lourenco Marques) 2 A, 365-466.


Other references:

Dunn, Robert R. (2009). Coextinction: anecdotes, models, and speculation, pp. 167-180. In: Turvey, Samuel T. (ed.). Holocene Extinctions. Oxford, UK & New York, USA: Oxford University Press. xii + 352 pp.

Price, Roger D., Clayton, Dale H. and Adams, Richard J. (2000).  Pigeon Lice Down Under: Taxonomy of Australian Campanulotes (Phthiraptera: Philopteridae), with a description of C. durdeni n. sp. J. Parasitol. 86(5): 948-950.


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