Trichiotes Casey, 1907

Wirth, Christopher C. & Smith, Aaron D., 2017, Review of the genus Trichiotes Casey (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Pimeliinae: Edrotini), with the description of a new species and a preliminary checklist of the Tenebrionidae from Cuatrociénegas, Mexico, Zootaxa 4347 (3), pp. 533-542 : 539

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4347.3.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D96B84D5-B641-4473-B86B-785D69D242B2

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6024652

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C60187D4-4309-FFCC-04E9-F9F5FA04F88B

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Plazi

scientific name

Trichiotes Casey
status

 

Key to the species of Trichiotes Casey

1 Abdominal ventrites 1 and 2 each with a single row of stridulatory pegs ( Fig. 3B View FIGURE 3 ), pronotum strongly posteriorly constricted, anterior pronotal margin ~1.4× posterior margin length ( Fig. 3A View FIGURE 3 )........................... Trichiotes lightfooti n. sp.

- Abdominal ventrite 1 with a single row of pegs and ventrite 2 with multiple, confused rows of stridulatory pegs ( Fig. 3D View FIGURE 3 ), pronotum not posteriorly constricted, anterior pronotal margin ~1.1× posterior margin length ( Fig. 3B View FIGURE 3 )...................................................................................................... Trichiotes seriatus Casey

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Tenebrionidae