Tritoma pulchra Say, 1826, Say, 1826

Majka, Christopher G., 2007, The Erotylidae and Endomychidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) of the Maritime Provinces of Canada: New records, zoogeography, and observations on beetle-fungi relationships and forest health, Zootaxa 1546, pp. 39-50: 44

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.177990

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DCDDF649-178D-4D86-95CC-120624CF165F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5663894

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Tritoma pulchra Say, 1826
status

 

Tritoma pulchra Say, 1826  

NOVA SCOTIA: 38 specimens examined from Antigonish, Cape Breton, Colchester, Cumberland, Guysborough, Halifax, Hants, Kings, Lunenburg, Pictou, Richmond, and Yarmouth counties ( Fig. 1 View FIGURE 1 ). The earliest record is from 1974 (Lunenburg Co.: Big Mushamush Lake, 30.vi. 1974, B. Wright, NSMC).

Adults and larvae are found in various mushrooms and soft polypore fungi in the genera Ceriporia, Ganoderma, Oligoporus   , Piptoporus   , Polyporus, Russula, Stemonitis   , and Tyromyces ( Skelley et al. 1991)   .

NSMC

Nova Scotia Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Erotylidae

Genus

Tritoma