Choraginae Kirby, 1819

Digirolomo, Marc F., Blackington, Christopher O., Michaud, Dana J. & Bourque, David R., 2021, New Coleoptera State Records from Maine, USA: 54 Species from Bycatch Collected in Baxter State Park, The Coleopterists Bulletin 75 (1), pp. 161-172: 167-168

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1649/0010-065X-75.1.161

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B909878D-FFE8-C15E-FCEC-F641672DFEDA

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Carolina

scientific name

Choraginae Kirby, 1819
status

 

Subfamily Choraginae Kirby, 1819   Tribe Choragini Kirby, 1819   t

Choragus sayi LeConte, 1876  

Records. Piscataquis Co., T6 R10 WELS, Baxter State Park, 46.1904°, — 69.0641°, 12–26.vii.2016; 9–23.viii.2016.

Distribution in the US and Canada. DC, IN, ME, NB, NH, NJ, NY, OH, QC ( Bousquet et al. 2013; Chandler 2001; Downie and Arnett 1996).

Family BRENTIDAE Billberg, 1820   Subfamily Nanophyinae Gistel, 1848   Tribe Nanophyini Gistel, 1848  

Nanophyes marmoratus (Goeze, 1777)  

Records. Piscataquis Co., T6 R10 WELS, Baxter State Park, 46.1904°, — 69.0641°, 12–26.vii.2016; 26.vii–9.viii.2016.

Distribution in the US and Canada. MB, ME, MN, NH, NY, ON, QC, NB ( Bousquet et al. 2013; Chandler 2001; Webster 2016; Wilson et al. 2004).

Remarks. Palearctic. Adventive in North America. Intentionally introduced from Germany and first released in New York and Minnesota in 1994 for the biological control of purple loosestrife ( Lythrum salicaria   L.; Lythraceae   ) ( Wilson et al. 2004). The above distribution represents published records; however, the actual distribution is likely wider.

Family CURCULIONIDAE Latreille, 1802   Subfamily Curculioninae Latreille, 1802   Tribe Anthonomini C. G. Thomson, 1859  

Pseudanthonomus rufulus Dietz, 1891  

Record. Piscataquis Co., T6 R10 WELS, Baxter State Park, 46.1904°, — 69.0641°, 10.v–1.vi.2016.

Distribution in the US and Canada. CT, DC, IA, IN, MA, MB, MD, ME, MI, NC, NJ, PA, QC, VA ( Clark 1987).