Phileurus affinis Burmeister, 1847,

Hielkema, Auke J. & Hielkema, Meindert A., 2019, An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Guianas, Insecta Mundi 732 (732), pp. 1-306: 222-223

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3678492

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:930EAB11-37FA-41B0-980A-1A4736527842

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3682531

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03D7FF1C-FF14-FF0D-FF48-FDF535B4FEC1

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Phileurus affinis Burmeister, 1847
status

 

§ Phileurus affinis Burmeister, 1847 

Phileurus affinis Burmeister 1847: 158  ( Brazil - LECTOTYPE)

Distribution. French Guiana: Endrödi 1978: 107, 1985a: 723; Duranton 2011: 25 (?). “Guianas”: Burmeister 1847: 158; Arrow 1937b: 89; Blackwelder 1944: 258. Brazil: Burmeister 1847: 158; Arrow 1937b: 89; Blackwelder 1944: 258; Endrödi 1978: 107 (designation LECTOTYPE Phileurus affinis  ), 1985a: 723. Other: Burmeister 1847: 158 ( Colombia); Arrow 1937b: 89 ( Colombia); Blackwelder 1944: 258 ( Argentina, Colombia); Ponchel 2011 (not mentioned); Dupuis 2016b (not mentioned).

Note. We are unaware of any recent records of Phileurus affinis  for the Guianas, and all other records are from locations far from the research area. We suspect that the few specimens from French Guiana are actually mislabeled and regard the species as not occurring in the research area.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Dynastidae

Genus

Phileurus

Loc

Phileurus affinis Burmeister, 1847

Hielkema, Auke J. & Hielkema, Meindert A. 2019
2019
Loc

Phileurus affinis

Burmeister, H. C. C. 1847: 158
1847