IUCN threat status:

Extinct (EX)


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Range Description

Zaporniamonasa was endemic to Kosrae, Caroline Islands, Federated States of Micronesia. Kittlitz collected the only two known specimens (now in St Petersburg) in 1827-1828, and regarded the species as uncommon even then (Taylor 1998). It declined to extinction over the next half-century.


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