Longimenopon dominicanum Kellogg & Mann, 1912

Guadalupe storm petrel louse 



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Carlton, 2023)

Last record: 1912 (Carlton, 2023)

IUCN status: not evaluated



Guadalupe, Mexico


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Kellogg, V. L. and Mann, W. M. (1912). Mallophaga from islands off Lower California. Entomol. News 23: 56-65.


Other references:

Carlton, James T. (2023). Marine Invertebrate Neoextinctions: An Update and Call for Inventories of Globally Missing Species. Diversity 15(6): 782.

Rozsa, Lajos and Vas, Zoltán. (2015). Co-extinct and critically co-endangered species of parasitic lice, and conservation-induced extinction: Should lice be reintroduced to their hosts? Oryx 49: 107-110. 10.1017/S0030605313000628


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