Ataenius scutellaris Harold, 1867,

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: 31

publication ID

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3684583

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scientific name

Ataenius scutellaris Harold, 1867
status

 

Ataenius scutellaris Harold, 1867 

Ataenius scutellaris Harold 1867b: 82  ( Venezuela - LECTOTYPE)

= Ataenius frater Arrow 1903: 512  ( Grenada, Saint Vincent)

Distribution. Suriname: MHCN - NEW COUNTRY RECORD (Suriname, Wanica, Kuwarasan, (5°47′56″N, 55°13′50″W). 18-VIII-2010. A. J. Hielkema. In used dung hill.); NZCS. French Guiana: A. Schmidt 1922b: 425 (as A. frater  ); Stebnicka 2007a: 48; MHCN. Brazil: A. Schmidt 1910b: 74, 77, 1922b: 425; Balthasar 1941c: 356; Blackwelder 1944: 215; Stebnicka 2007a: 48. Venezuela ( EO): Blackwelder 1944: 215; Cartwright 1973: 41 (designation LECTOTYPE Ataenius scutellaris  ); Bordat 1990: 95; Galante et al. 2003: 291; Stebnicka 2007a: 48 ( EO), 2007b: 59. Other: Harold 1867b: 82 (Colombia); Arrow 1903: 512 (Grenada, Saint Vincent - as A. frater  ); A. Schmidt 1910b: 74, 77 (West Indies - as A. frater  ; Antilles, Central America, Colombia - as A. scutellaris  ), 1922b: 425 (West Indies, Seychelles, Southeast Asia - as A. frater  ; Antilles, Central America - as A. scutellaris  ); Balthasar 1941c: 356 (Antilles, Central America, Peru); Blackwelder 1944: 215 (West Indies - as A. frater  ; Belize, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, West Indies - as A. scutellaris  ); Bordat 1990: 95 (Antilles, Central America, northern South America, India, Malaysia, Mascarene Islands, Seychelles); Galante et al. 2003: 291 (Central and South America, Mexico, West Indies, Vanuatu); Stebnicka 2007a: 48 (Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, West Indies, Madagascar, “Malaya,” Mascarene Islands, Seychelles, Vanuatu), 2007b: 59 (Central and South America, West Indies, Madagascar, “Malaya,” Mascarene Islands, Seychelles, Vanuatu).

Note. The “Columbia” which is mentioned as the type locality of Ataenius scutellaris in Harold (1867b: 82)  could include Venezuela; Gran Colombia (the former Virreinato de la Nueva Granada) got split into Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador in the first half of the 19th century.

NZCS

University, National Zoological Collection of Suriname

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Aphodiidae

Genus

Ataenius

Loc

Ataenius scutellaris Harold, 1867

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

Ataenius frater

Arrow, G. J. 1903: 512
1903
Loc

Ataenius scutellaris Harold 1867b: 82

Harold, E. 1867: 82
1867