Ptomaphagus ruficollis, (Portevin, 1903 a: 166),

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: 46

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.4457620

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Ptomaphagus ruficollis
status

 

A. ruficollis ( Portevin, 1903a: 166) 

( Catops  ); Jeannel, 1922: 42 (footnote 2) comb. (to Ptomaphagus  —see Note under genus Adelopsis  , above), 1936: 66 comb. (to Adelopsis  , not stated as taxonomic change — see Note under genus Adelopsis  , above); Gnaspini, 1996: 539 (types seen); Gnaspini & Peck, 2001: 429 (assignment to group ascutellaris); Salgado, 2010c: 215 (assignment to group elephas); Gnaspini & Peck, 2019: 23 (types seen; lectotype designation; assignment back to group; and to subgroup).

Lectotype male in MNHN [Syntypes (several specimens, sex not given, [probably] in Grouvelle collection, in original description; 2 males examined in Gnaspini, 1996: 541); as ‘MHNH’ [sic] when referring to the paralectotype in captions of figs. 89-98 in Gnaspini & Peck, 2019].

Type locality: Cochabamba, [2500 m, in the Andes, in Jeannel, 1936; but not in type label ( Gnaspini & Peck, 2019)], [Cochabamba Department], Bolivia.

Distribution: Bolivia: Cochabamba Department: known only from type locality.

= A. heterocera Portevin, 1907: 72  ; Jeannel, 1922: 42 (and footnote 2) comb. (to Ptomaphagus  —see Note under genus Adelopsis  , above), 1936: 67 (as heterocerus, back to Adelopsis  , not stated as taxonomic change — see Note under genus Adelopsis  , above); Gnaspini, 1996: 539 (types seen); Salgado, 2010c: 213 (assignment to group); Gnaspini & Peck, 2019: 23 syn. (types seen [Note: Aedeagus missing—we recently learned that there is a glass slide with the male genitalia of this type specimen studied by R. Jeannel and kept separate at the MNHN collection (Michel Perreau, 2019, personal comm.); see Note under MNHN, in ‘Construction and Organization of the Catalog’ and also in Gnaspini & Peck, 2019]). Syntypes (3 males) in MNHN (depository not given in original description; Jeannel, 1936 refers to several specimens in Pic collection; Gnaspini, 1996: 541 examined 2 male types). Type locality: Cochabamba [Department], Bolivia.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Genus

Ptomaphagus

Loc

Ptomaphagus ruficollis

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

A. heterocera

Portevin 1907: 72
1907
Loc

Ptomaphagus

Illiger 1798
1798
Loc

Ptomaphagus

Illiger 1798
1798