Chlaenius (Tomochilus) cupreocinctus Reiche, 1847

Serrano, Artur R. M., Capela, Rúben A. & Santos, Carmen Van-Dúnem Neto, 2017, Biodiversity and notes on carabid beetles from Angola with description of new taxa (Coleoptera: Carabidae), Zootaxa 4353 (2), pp. 201-256 : 215

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4353.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D2902BF9-0213-40F3-91A4-EC4D4FDB3B27

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6005682

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EFF252-F30A-7F6D-14BF-A115FBA9FB21

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chlaenius (Tomochilus) cupreocinctus Reiche, 1847
status

 

Chlaenius (Tomochilus) cupreocinctus Reiche, 1847

Distribution in Angola (Provinces): 1) Huambo, Lunda Norte.

Material examined. Alto Hama (12° 13´20´´ S, 15° 32´57´´ E, 1512 m alt., 232) (HUAMBO), 31.X.2015, 1♀, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps ; Caála (12° 51´11´´ S, 15° 33´07´´ E, 1758 m alt., 256) (HUAMBO), 3.XI.2015, 1♂, 1♀, 4.XI.2015, 1♂, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps .

Remarks. A species with a scattered distribution in Africa: Angola, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia and Eritrea ( Ferreira 1965, Anichtchenko 2016, Insectoid.info 2017). Adults were found on ground during night near public lights together with other ground beetles (e.g. see C. rikatlensis and P. incrassatus remarks).

ASC

Northern Arizona University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Chlaenius