Canthonella Chapin, 1930

Ivie, Michael A. & Philips, Keith, 2008, Three new species of Canthonella Chapin from Hispaniola, with new records and Nomenclatural changes for West Indian dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae), Zootaxa 1701, pp. 1-14 : 2

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.180818

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6233217

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BC87DC-AF3C-FFB0-FF68-FB57FD3B48E8

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scientific name

Canthonella Chapin, 1930
status

 

Canthonella Chapin, 1930

Canthonella Chapin is known from the West Indian islands of Cuba, Hispaniola, and Puerto Rico (six described species, Matthews 1966, Ivie and Philips 1990) and South America (eight described species, Ratcliffe and Smith 1999). Specimens of three additional Hispaniolan species and two new island records in the Virgin Islands are reported here for the first time.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Scarabaeidae