Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Lepidoptera Papilionidae

Scientific Name: Baronia brevicornis
Species Authority: Salvin 1893
Common Name(s):
English Short-horned Baronia

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Gimenez Dixon, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1994 Rare (R)
1990 Rare (R)
1988 Rare (R)
1986 Rare (R)
1985 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Restricted to a very small area of Mexico and particularly important because of its relict nature as the sole member of the primitive subfamily (Collins and Morris, 1985)
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Gimenez Dixon, M. 1996. Baronia brevicornis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T2594A9460402. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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