Cychramus adustus Erichson, 1843,

Majka, Christopher, Webster, Reginald & Cline, Andrew, 2008, New records of Nitidulidae and Kateretidae (Coleoptera) from New Brunswick, Canada, ZooKeys 2 (2), pp. 337-356: 348

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Cychramus adustus Erichson, 1843


Cychramus adustus Erichson, 1843 

York Co.: Charters Settlement , 45.8395°N, 66.7391°W, 17.VIII.2005, G. Pohl and R.P. Webster, mixed forest, m.v. light (1, RWC)GoogleMaps  ; same locality, 8.IX.2007, mixed forest, in pile of corncobs and cornhusks, (1, RWC)GoogleMaps  .

Cychramus adustus  has been recorded in Canada from Ontario and Québec (McNamara 1991), and in the United States from Maine south to Georgia and west to Texas, Missouri, and Michigan ( Parsons 1943; Chandler 2001). The species is found on fungi and is also attracted to lights ( Downie and Arnett 1996). Price and Young (2006) found it on black-eyed susan ( Rudebeckia hirta  L., Asteraceae  ).