Taxonomy

Red List Status -


Description

Long confused with Baloghiella caledonica. Thierry DEUVE of the MNHN established in 2013 the perfect synonymy of the two taxa with reference to the holotype of Vata thomsoni preserved in the collections of the Museum of Budapest

Baie du Prony, Delauney (Fauvel 1903; Heller, 1916)

"Very rare and local species, easy to recognize among all other Caledonian Cicindelae by its olive color, its elytra without spots" 

13mm (holotype)


Geographical distribution