Ptomaphagus (Adelops), Tellkampf 1844

Peck, Stewart B., 2003, Four New Species Of Ptomaphagus From Costa Rica And Panama (Coleoptera: Leiodidae: Cholevinae: Ptomaphagini), The Coleopterists Bulletin 57 (4), pp. 405-412 : 408

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1649/578

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/038387D9-FFE7-FF83-FE35-FA258AD3F9A9

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Carolina

scientific name

Ptomaphagus (Adelops)
status

 

Subgenus Adelops Tellkampf 1844

The following new species fit into the ‘‘cavernicola species group,’’ based on the complex twists in their spermathecae. This group contains species in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala ( Peck 1973, 1977; Peck et al. 1998).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Genus

Ptomaphagus