Metahydnobius Portevin,

Peck, Stewart B., Gnaspini, Pedro & Newton, Alfred F., 2020, Updated catalog and generic keys of the Leiodidae (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Neotropical region (“ Latin America ”: Mexico, the West Indies, and Central and South America), Zootaxa 4741 (1), pp. 1-114: 90

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4741.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2F901615-D948-4C68-81E9-75282F594BAF

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3797201

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4E4F5B3F-FFA2-8701-FF75-CAB1FA59F4FC

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scientific name

Metahydnobius Portevin
status

 

Genus Metahydnobius Portevin 

Metahydnobius Portevin, 1942: 78  . Type species: Hydnobius forticornis Champion  (monotypy).

= Hydnobiotus Jeannel, 1962: 492  ; Newton, 1998: 84, 169 syn. Type species: Hydnobiotus bimaculatus Jeannel  (orig. des.).

Distribution: Southern Chile, southwestern Argentina.

Note: Genus and its type species overlooked by Jeannel, 1962 ( Newton, 1998: 169).

Biology: Unknown; probably subterranean fungus feeder in litter in forests, found once on bracket fungus on log.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Loc

Metahydnobius Portevin

Peck, Stewart B., Gnaspini, Pedro & Newton, Alfred F. 2020
2020
Loc

Hydnobiotus

Newton, A. F. Jr. 1998: 84
Jeannel, R. 1962: 492
1962
Loc

Metahydnobius

Portevin, G. 1942: 78
1942