Ascension Island endemic terrestrial taxa.


Missing from iNat taxonomy:

  • Scopula ascensionis
  • Amnestus mendeli
  • Anthoceros cristatus
  • Gymnostomum bescherellei
  • Lophocolea ascensionis
  • Hyophila ascensionis
  • Racopilum naumanni
  • Niambia longiantennata
  • Niambia duffeyi
  • Pseudosinella miratio
  • Pseudosinella lava
  • Pseudosinella ashmolae
  • Tuoba ashmoleorum
  • Stenowithius duffeyi
  • Withius ascensionis
  • Allochernes ascensionis
  • Apocheiridium cavicola
  • Elumoides coecus
  • Indiopsocus mendeli

Undescribed taxa:

  • Riccardia ssp. (a liverwort)
  • Trachepyris sp. (a flat wasp)

https://www.jstor.org/stable/2401310?seq=5#metadata_info_tab_contents

https://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/biodiversity/best/pdf/best-ecosystem_profile_south_atlantic_2016.pdf

https://www.jstor.org/stable/2846178?seq=1#metadata_info_tab_contents

A plan for the conservation of endemic and native flora on Ascension Island

Taxon-specific links: Bryophytes, Erechthias moths, Giant Pseudoscorpion, Cyperus stroudii, Discophallus crickets (endemic genus), Troglotroctes ashmoleorum, Ascension Night Heron & Ascension Rail,