Larinus maculatus Gyllenhal, 1836

Gültekin, Levent, 2008, Taxonomic review of the stem-inhabiting trehala-constructing Larinus Dejean, 1821 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): New species, systematics and ecology, Zootaxa 1714, pp. 1-18: 3-4

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10.5281/zenodo.274123

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scientific name

Larinus maculatus Gyllenhal, 1836
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Larinus maculatus Gyllenhal, 1836 

Types housed in the Schoenherr collection ( NHRSAbout NHRS). Female lectotype in good condition (body length: 19.5 mm) here designated, pinned through the right elytron, and bearing the labels: “ Typus ” [red printed label], “ L. maculatus Falderm.  , Persia. Falderm.” [handwritten], “ Lectotypus (female), Larinus maculatus Gyll., L. 

Gültekin des. 2006 ”, “ Larinus onopordi  F., L. Gültekin det. 2006 ”. The male paralectotype is in good condition (body length: 16.0 mm), pinned through the right elytron, and bearing the labels: “Allotypus” [red printed label], L. maculatus Falderm.  , Persia. Falderm.” [handwritten], “ Paralectotypus (male), Larinus maculatus Gyll., L. Gültekin  des. 2006 ”, “ Larinus onopordi  F., L. Gültekin det. 2006 ”. Another female (body length: 15.6 mm) is not typical and bears the labels: “Caucasus, Kolenati”, “ Larinus onopordi  F., L. Gültekin det. 2006 ”.

Remarks. The above designation confirms the placement of Larinus maculatus Gyllenhal, 1836  under the synonymy of Larinus onopordi (Fabricius, 1787)  . The lectotype of the latter species was designated by Gültekin (2006 a).

NHRS

Swedish Museum of Natural History, Entomology Collections