An illustrated type catalog of Trichodesma LeConte, 1861 (Coleoptera: Ptinidae) from Mexico, with description of a new species

  • Trichodesma nancyae, new species (Coleoptera: Ptinidae), is described from Mexico. The species is illustrated and diagnosed, bringing the total number of extant species in the genus to 73. Lectotypes for Trichodesma beyeri Fall, Trichodesma scripta Champion, and Trichodesma texana Schaeffer are here designated. Habitus and label photographs are provided for types of 12 of the 13 species occurring in Mexico. ZooBank registration.

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Author:Kyle E. SchneppORCiD
Parent Title (English):Insecta Mundi
Series (Serial Number):Insecta Mundi (1024)
Publisher:Flora & Fauna Publ.
Place of publication:Gainesville, Fla.
Document Type:Article
Date of Publication (online):2023/12/29
Date of first Publication:2023/12/29
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2023/12/30
Tag:Anobiinae; Central America; death-watch beetle; spider beetle
Issue:article 1024
Article Number:1024
Page Number:22
First Page:1
Last Page:19
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell 3.0