Parabystus Portevin, Scotocryptus inquilinus, (Matthews, 1887: 81),

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: 87

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3797287

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Parabystus Portevin Scotocryptus inquilinus
status

 

Genus Parabystus Portevin 

Parabystus Portevin, 1907: 80  . Type species: Scotocryptus inquilinus Matthews  (monotypy).

Distribution: Central America.

Biology: Eyeless and flightless, in meliponine bee nests.

Note: Review, illustrations, biology, hosts, and redescription in Peck, 2003a: 69.

P. inquilinus ( Matthews, 1887: 81) 

( Scotocryptus  ); Portevin, 1907: 80 comb; Silvestri, 1910: 66 [as “ Scotocryptus (Parabystus)  ”]; Hatch, 1936: 41; Peck, 2003a: 69 (lectotype designation, redescription).

Lectotype male (the male illustrated; designated in Peck, 2003a; original description refers to two specimens, sex and depository not given) in BMNH.

Type locality: Cerro Zunil, [Quetzaltenango Department], Guatemala.

Distribution: Costa Rica: Alajuela, Cartago, Guanacaste, Limón, and San José Provinces; Guatemala: Quetzaltenango Department; Mexico: Veracruz State; Panama: Canal Zone and Colón Province.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Genus

Scotocryptus

Loc

Parabystus Portevin Scotocryptus inquilinus

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

Parabystus

Portevin, G. 1907: 80
1907
Loc

P. inquilinus ( Matthews, 1887: 81 )

Peck, S. B. 2003: 69
Hatch, M. H. 1936: 41
Silvestri, F. 1910: 66
Portevin, G. 1907: 80
Matthews, A. 1887: 81
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