Cantharis alfredi Dugès, 1889,

Pérez-Hernández, Cisteil Xinum, 2017, An annotated catalogue of the Coleoptera types deposited in the National Insect Collection (CNIN) of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Zootaxa 4288 (1), pp. 1-128: 79

publication ID

publication LSID

persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Cantharis alfredi Dugès, 1889


- Cantharis alfredi Dugès, 1889 

Paratypes (?): 1 ♀, 2 [unknown sex]. MEXICO    : Michoacán, Tupátaro. Colección E. Dugès. Conservation status: Complete, well-preserved. 

Additional notes: Female specimen is labeled “ Cantharis biguttata  ”. Dr. Mario García Paris has mentioned that these three specimens are probably the types of Cantharis alfredi  , the current synonym of Lytta (Paralytta) biguttata bivirgata (Dugès, 1881)  .