Ptomophagus spelaeus, (Bilimek, 1867: 902),

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: 58

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.3797355

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4E4F5B3F-FFC2-8762-FF75-C992FC8DF29C

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scientific name

Ptomophagus spelaeus
status

 

P. spelaeus ( Bilimek, 1867: 902) 

( Choleva  ); Jeannel, 1922: 41 (footnote) comb. (to Dissochaetus  ), 1936: 93 comb. (assignment to subgenus, both not stated as taxonomic change), 1949: 98 (assignment to group spelaeus); Peck, 1971b: 11, 1973a: 136 (assignment to group), 1973b: 104 (no new record), 1977: 202; Salgado, 2005d: 974. No information about types in original description;

? Syntype (s) (sex and number of specimens not given) in NHMW [in Jeannel, 1922 and 1936; type(s) not located in NHMW and considered lost by Peck, 1971b; but confirmed to be at NHMW by Jan Růžička (2019, personal comm.)].

Type locality: Cueva de Ca- cahuamilpa, [Guerrero State], Mexico.

Distribution: Mexico: Guerrero, Jalisco, and Oaxaca States. Biology: Troglophile and in forests.

= Choleva cacahuamilpensis  Herrera, 1891: 219; Peck, 1971b: 11 syn. Holotype [a single specimen in origi- nal description, assumed as holotype; sex and depository not given; the illustration gives the impression to be a female] not located [type depository unknown, Peck, 1971 b, 1973a: 136]. Type locality: Caverna de Cacahuamilpa, Agua Bendita, [Guerrero State], Mexico.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Genus

Ptomophagus

Loc

Ptomophagus spelaeus

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

Choleva cacahuamilpensis

Peck, S. B. 1973: 136
Peck, S. B. 1971: 11
Herrera, A. 1891: 219
1891
Loc

P. spelaeus ( Bilimek, 1867: 902 )

Salgado, J. M. 2005: 974
Peck, S. B. 1973: 136
Peck, S. B. 1971: 11
Jeannel, R. 1922: 41
Bilimek, D. 1867: 902
1867