Gelae Miller & Wheeler,

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: 71

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.3797345

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4E4F5B3F-FFBD-871E-FF75-C95EFBACF5C2

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Plazi

scientific name

Gelae Miller & Wheeler
status

 

Genus Gelae Miller & Wheeler 

Gelae Miller & Wheeler, 2005a: 469  . Type species: Gelae donut Miller & Wheeler  (orig. des.).

Refers to “undescribed genus 7” in Peck et al., 1998a: 54

Key: to species in Miller & Wheeler, 2005a: 473.

Distribution: 8 species—Nearctic, Neotropical. Many undescribed species in CMNC collection.

Biology: Probably feeds on fungi and slime molds in leaf litter; from sealevel to 3000 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Loc

Gelae Miller & Wheeler

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

Gelae

Miller, K. B. & Wheeler, Q. D. 2005: 469
2005