Tribolium castaneum (Herbst, 1797)

Webster, Reginald P., Sweeney, Jon D., DeMerchant, Ian, Bouchard, Patrice & Bousquet, Yves, 2012, New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Tenebrionidae and Zopheridae, ZooKeys 179, pp. 257-277: 259

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Tribolium castaneum (Herbst, 1797)


Tribolium castaneum (Herbst, 1797)   Map 4

Material examined.

New Brunswick, Westmorland Co., Moncton, 21.IV.1945, R. S. Forbes (3, AFC).

Collection and habitat data.

No habitat information was included with the label data.This adventive species is considered a stored grain pest ( Bousquet 1990).

Distribution in Canada and Alaska.

BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, PE, NS ( Bousquet and Campbell 1991; Majka et al. 2008).