A New Species of Lasconotus (Coleoptera: Colydiidae) from Arizona and South Dakota

  • Authors: Kingsolver, John M.; Stephan, Karl; Moser, John C.
  • Publication Year: 2006
  • Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
  • Source: Entomological News 117(1): 53-56

Abstract

Lasconotus fitzgibbonae, a new species in the Colydiidae, is described. It is compared with Lasconotus coronatus (Hinton) from Mexico, originally described in the genus Chrysopogonius Hinton, now a synonym of Lasconotus Erichson. The South Dakota specimens were found under the root bark of Pinus edulis Engelm.

  • Citation: Kingsolver, John M.; Stephan, Karl; Moser, John C. 2006. A New Species of Lasconotus (Coleoptera: Colydiidae) from Arizona and South Dakota. Entomological News 117(1): 53-56
  • Keywords: Lasconotus, Colydiidae, Coleoptera, Pinus, bark beetles, trapping, Arizona, South Dakota, U.S.A.
  • Posted Date: April 26, 2006
  • Modified Date: August 22, 2006
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