HOMALOTINA

Leschen, Richard A. B. & Newton, Alfred F., 2015, Checklist and type designations of New Zealand Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), Zootaxa 4028 (3), pp. 301-353: 323

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4028.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:10D1874C-8E75-4330-8FCC-C744B58563DC

persistent identifier

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scientific name

HOMALOTINA
status

 

HOMALOTINA  Heer 1839

Homalota Mannerheim 1830 

Homalota Mannerheim 1830: 73  (also 1831: 487). Type species: Aleochara plana Gyllenhal, 1810  , by monotypy. Notes: Homalota  is a very widespread genus with more than 70 valid species; at least one unnamed species occurs in New Zealand.

Homalota  s p. nov. (Klimaszewski et al. 1996); sp. 1 (Emberson 1998). Distribution: New Zealand, Chatham Is. ( CH).

Stenomastax Cameron 1933 

Stenomastax Cameron 1933: 352  . Type species: Homalota nigrescens Fauvel, 1905  , by original designation. Notes: The genus Stenomastax  is widespread with about 110 valid species in eastern Asia through Australia including a few in Africa and two species endemic to New Zealand.

Stenomastax dentata Cameron 1945 

Stenomastax dentata Cameron 1945: 162  (attributed to Broun in litt. (in Homalota  )). Type locality: New Zealand: Pirongia. Type depository: BMNH HT. Distribution: New Zealand (AK,WN,WO,DN).

Remarks. The “unique” specimen in BMNH is confirmed as the holotype.

Type material examined. Holotype ( BMNH): card-mounted, “Pirongia. [underlined, in Broun’s hand] // New

Zealand. [red underline] Broun Coll. Brit. Mus. 1922 - 482. // Homolota dentata  . [in Broun’s hand, red mark at

corner of label] // Stenomastax dentata  [red ink, underlined] Cam. [in Cameron’s hand]”.

Stenomastax sulcicollis Cameron 1945 

Stenomastax sulcicollis Cameron 1945: 161  (attributed to Broun in litt. (in Thectura  )). Type locality: New Zealand: Hunua. Type depository: BMNH HT ♀. Distribution: New Zealand (AK).

Remarks. The “unique” specimen in BMNH is confirmed as the holotype.

Type material examined. Holotype ( BMNH): card-mounted, “Hunua. // Thectura sulcicollis  [in Broun’s hand] //

New Zealand. [red underline] Broun Coll. Brit. Mus. 1922 - 482. // Stenomastax sulcicollis  [red ink, underlined]

Cam. [in Cameron’s hand]”.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Loc

HOMALOTINA

Leschen, Richard A. B. & Newton, Alfred F. 2015

2015
Loc

Stenomastax dentata

Cameron 1945

1945
Loc

Stenomastax dentata

Cameron 1945: 162

1945
Loc

Stenomastax sulcicollis

Cameron 1945: 161

1945
Loc

Stenomastax

Cameron 1933

1933
Loc

Stenomastax

Cameron 1933: 352

1933
Loc

Homalota nigrescens

Fauvel 1905

1905
Loc

Homalota

Mannerheim 1830: 73

1830
Loc

Aleochara plana

Gyllenhal 1810

1810