Cyrtusa Erichson,

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: 75

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.3797303

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4E4F5B3F-FFB1-8712-FF75-CDEDFC87F63C

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scientific name

Cyrtusa Erichson
status

 

Genus Cyrtusa Erichson 

Cyrtusa Erichson, 1842: 221  . Type species: Anisotoma subtestaceum Gyllenhal  (des. in Thomson, 1859: 58, not stated as taxonomic change; four original species).

= Caenocyrta Brown, 1937: 172; Daffner, 1989: 292 syn. Type species: Amphicyllis picipennis LeConte  (= Anisotoma subtestaceum Gyllenhal [1813]  ) (orig. des.).

Note 1: Partially revised, restricted in Daffner, 1982, 1983, 1989.

Note 2: The following Neotropical species have not been recently revised and generic assignment to Cyrtusa  requires confirmation.

Distribution: 12 species—Holarctic, India, Neotropical (current species and distribution uncertain).

Biology: Unknown; probably fungus feeder in litter in forests.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Loc

Cyrtusa Erichson

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

Cyrtusa

Thomson, C. G. 1859: 58
Erichson, W. F. 1842: 221
1842