Trochoideus desjardinsii Guerin

Swezey, O. H., 1942, Miscellaneous Families of Guam Coleoptera, Insects of Guam I, Honolulu, Hawaii: Bernice P. Bishop Museum, pp. 150-171 : 158

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5167701

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5211619

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/376B87E5-FFB6-1B01-FE1D-FCD2055343A5

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Trochoideus desjardinsii Guerin
status

 

Trochoideus desjardinsii Guerin ,

Rev. Zool., 22, 1838.

Coquerel, Soc. Ent. France, Ann. III, 7: 256, pl. 6, fig. 2, 1859.

Yona, April 29, among dead leaves, Bryan; Mt. Tenjo, May 3, in dead rachis of Angiopteris evecta , Swezey; Dededo, May 11, in rotten log, Swezey; Tarague, May 17, under coconut husk on ground, Swezey; Mt. Alifan, May 26, in log, Usinger; Agat, May 31, under bark, Usinger; Yigo, Oct. 21, in rbtten banana stem, Nov. 1.3,among dead papaya leaves, Swezey; Fullaway, 1911.

This peculiar beetle occurs in South Asia, Mauritius, Madagascar, Reunion, New Guinea, Philippines. We found it common in Guam and widely distributed.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Endomychidae

Genus

Trochoideus

Loc

Trochoideus desjardinsii Guerin

Swezey, O. H. 1942
1942
Loc

Guèrin 1838: 22
1838