Homophileurus cubanus Prell, 1911

Ratcliffe, Brett C. & Cave, Ronald D., 2008, The Dynastinae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of the Bahamas with a description of a new species of Cyclocephala from Great Inagua Island, Insecta Mundi 2008 (24), pp. 1-10 : 8

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4532768

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03941856-A251-FFB1-11A2-FA13A951FBCA

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scientific name

Homophileurus cubanus Prell
status

 

Homophileurus cubanus Prell

Homophileurus cubanus is known only from Cuba ( Endrödi 1985). It seems likely that this species rafted to Andros on flotsam. Based upon a single specimen, it remains unknown (and unlikely in our opinion) that H. cubanus is established in the Bahamas.

Andros, Forfar Field Station , black light trap, 8 June 2004, R . Turnbow , 1 female, RHTC .

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Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Dynastidae

Genus

Homophileurus