Crucisternum sp.

Giron, Jennifer C. & Short, Andrew Edward Z., 2018, Three new genera of acidocerine water scavenger beetles from tropical South America (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae, Acidocerinae), ZooKeys 768, pp. 113-158: 126

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.768.24423

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:399BCC3E-9D6F-4231-870E-05C79B9FD4B0

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Crucisternum sp.
status

 

Crucisternum sp. 

Material examined

(8). BRAZIL: Pará: "Rio Xingu Camp 52°22'W, 3°39'S / ca 60km S. of Altamira; 3.x.1986/ leg. P. Spangler & O. Flint; Colln. #6;/ 1st jungle stream on trail 1" (6; USNM; unassociated females; likely either C. sinuatus  or C. xingu  ); Roraima: Amajari: Serra do Tepequém, Igarape Preto Negro, Quebrada do Canara, 3°46.715'N, 61°45.405'W, 637 m, 14.i.2018, forested stream, Short, Benetti & Santana, BR18-0114-05A (1, SEMC). FRENCH GUIANA: Roura: "[Patawa: crique/ Diamant]/ 16.xi.2007/ P. Queney réc.” (1, SEMC; unassociated female; likely either C. ouboteri  or C. queneyi  ); "[Patawa: ru]/ 19.xi.2007/ P. Queney réc.”; "[N2, PK 73,5: petite crique accidentée, 250m]/ 23.xi.2007/ P. Queney réc.” (1, SEMC; unassociated female; likely either C. ouboteri  or C. queneyi  ). SURINAME: Sipaliwini district: " 3°47.479'N, 56°08.968'W, 320 m/ CSNR: near Kappel airstrip/ at Tafelberg trail, in creek/ leg. Short & Bloom; 13.viii.2013; SR13-0813-06B" (1, SEMC; unassociated female; likely either C. ouboteri  or C. vanessae  ).

Remarks.

Given our current inability to identify some species based only on external characters, these unassociated females could not be identified with confidence, especially in the localities where more than one species are known to occur.