Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) angustatus Harold, 1867,

Chamorro, William, Marin-Armijos, Diego, senjo, Angelico & Vaz-De-Mello, Fernando Z., 2019, Scarabaeinae dung beetles from Ecuador: a catalog, nomenclatural acts, and distribution records, ZooKeys 826, pp. 1-343: 43-46

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scientific name

Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) angustatus Harold, 1867
status

 

Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) angustatus Harold, 1867  Plates 12Aand 56C

Canthon angustatus  Harold, 1867d: 79 (original description, Type locality: Costa Rica).

Canthon angustatus  : Harold 1868d: 63 (redescription); Gemminger and Harold 1869: 989 (list, distribution); Bates 1887: 28 (distribution); Kolbe 1905: 579 (list, distribution); Gillet 1911a: 28 (complete list of species); Schmidt 1922: 72 (distribution); Balthasar 1939d: 216 (characters in key); Ratcliffe et al. 2015: 195 (cited for Peru).

Canthon angustatum  : Blackwelder 1944: 199 (list of species for Latin America); Contreras 1951: 221 (cited for Colombia); Ratcliffe et al. 2015: 195 (cited for Peru).

Geocanthon angustatus  : Pereira and Martínez 1956a: 155 (cited as new combination, diagnosis); Vulcano and Pereira 1964: 669 (catalog of species); Vulcano and Pereira 1967: 550 (characters in key).

Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) angustatus  : Halffter and Martínez 1977: 79 (transferred to the subgenus Glaphyrocanthon  Martínez, 1948); Howden and Young 1981: 21 (characters in key), 30 (redescription); Medina et al. 2001: 135 (cited for Colombia); Solís and Kohlmann 2002: 3 (characters in key), 8 (redescription); Ratcliffe 2002: 12 (cited for Panama); Medina et al. 2003: 64 (distribution); Carvajal et al. 2011: 314-315 (cited for Ecuador); Krajcik 2012: 63 (complete list of species); Solís and Kohlmann 2012: 3 (cited for Costa Rica); Chamorro et al. 2018: 92 (cited for Ecuador).

Type specimens.

Canthon angustatus  Harold, 1867. The lectotype (♂) (here designated) is deposited at the MNHN. Locality: Costa Rica. One paralectotype is deposited at the NHRS (ex coll. E Harold and ex coll. R Oberthur), examined.

Lectotype (here designated) (♂): "Costa Rica [hw]", “Museúm Paris / ex coll. / R. Oberthür / 1952 [p, green label, black margin]", "angustatus / +. +. Har. [hw]", “Ex-Musæo / E. Harold [p, black margin]", "LECTOTYPE ♂ / Canthon / angustatus / Harold / des. F.Z. Vaz-de-Mello, 2014 [hw and p, red label, black margin]".

Paralectotype (♀): "♀ / Type [p and hw, black margin]", "Zoolog. / Staatssg [p, black margin]", "TIPO [p, pink label, black margin]", "Costarica. / C. / angustatus. / Hrld. [hw, green margin]", "PARALECTOTYPE / Canthon ♀ / angustatus / Harold / des. F.Z. Vaz-de-Mello, 2014 [hw and p, yellow label, black margin]".

Distribution.

Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Records examined.

ESMERALDAS: Colón del Ónzole (2 specimens CEMT; 19 specimens MQCAZ); El Progreso (9 specimens MQCAZ); Gualpí (7 specimens CEMT; 15 specimens MQCAZ; 8 specimens MECN); Mayronga (7 specimens MQCAZ); Palma Real (2 specimens CEMT, 15 specimesn MQCAZ); Playa de Oro, Playa Rica (18 specimens MQCAZ; 15 specimens MECN). LOS RÍOS: Estación Biológica Río Palenque, 250 m (32 specimens MQCAZ; 9 specimens MECN). MANABÍ: El Carmen (3 specimens MQCAZ). SANTO DOMINGO DE LOS TSÁCHILAS: 47 km S de Santo Domingo (1 specimen CEMT; 6 specimens MQCAZ).

Temporal data.

Collected in January, February, March, April, May, September, October, and November.

Remarks.

Inhabits coastal lowland evergreen forests at 250 m a.s.l. Collected with pitfall traps baited with human feces.

A lectotype is here designated and illustrated (♂, deposited at the MNHN, Plate 56C), recorded in Costa Rica (without specific locality).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Scarabaeidae

Genus

Canthon

Loc

Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) angustatus Harold, 1867

Chamorro, William, Marin-Armijos, Diego, senjo, Angelico & Vaz-De-Mello, Fernando Z. 2019
2019
Loc

Geocanthon angustatus

Pereira & Martínez 1956
1956