Spherillo carinulatus   (Budde-Lund)


 
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Carinulate Hawaiian Woodlouse
(Spherillo carinulatus)

 
syn. -

 
distribution:

Hawai'i Islands: Kaua'i

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: (?)

 
The Carinulate Hawaiian Woodlouse from the island of Kaua'i was scientifically described in the year 1904.

It is one of those creatures, that are so inconspicuous, that their disappearance happens almost completely unnoticed (not even by scientists).

 
References:

- Stefano Taiti; Francis G. Howarth: Terrestrial Isopods from the Hawaiian Islands (Isopoda: Oniscidea). Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 45: 59-71. 1996