Dissochaetus fimbriatus, (Matthews, 1888: 98)

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: 23

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Dissochaetus fimbriatus


D. fimbriatus (Matthews, 1888: 98)  

( Choleva   ); Portevin, 1902: 513 comb., 1903a: 159 (no new data); Jeannel, 1936: 152 (assignment to group); Peck, 1977: 186 (no new data); Salgado, 2010b: 150; Peck & Cook, 2017: 96. Holotype male (a single specimen in original description, assumed as holotype, illustrated [clearly a male]; depository not given) in BMNH [in Jeannel, 1936].

Type locality: Volcán de Irazu, 6000 – 7000 ft., [Cartago Province], Costa Rica [Note: As from Mexico, in Jeannel, 1936: 147, in key, in error].

Distribution: Costa Rica: Alajuela, Cartago, Guanacaste, Heredia, Puntarenas, and San José Provinces; Panama: Chiriquí Province.