Gabronthus Tottenham 1955

Chani-Posse, Mariana, Newton, Alfred F., Hansen, Aslak Kappel & Solodovnikov, Alexey, 2018, Checklist and taxonomic changes for Central and South American Philonthina (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), Zootaxa 4449 (1), pp. 1-95 : 41-42

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Gabronthus Tottenham 1955


Gabronthus Tottenham 1955 View in CoL

Gabronthus Tottenham 1955: 178 View in CoL . Type species: Gabrius maritimus Motschulsky, 1858 View in CoL , by original designation.

Notes: There are 52 valid species of Gabronthus View in CoL distributed worldwide, but only three of them have been reported from the Neotropical region (Caribbean islands), all of them as adventive species ( Frank 1983, Peck 2005). The current concept of the genus is that of Smetana (1995: 478).

Gabronthus maritimus ( Motschulsky 1858) View in CoL [adventive in CASA]

Gabrius maritimus Motschulsky 1858: 661 View in CoL . Type locality: Alexandrie en Egypte. Type depository: ZMUM?. Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Canary Is., Morocco, Algeria, Libya, Egypt, Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Yemen, Ethiopia, Namibia, South Africa, Mauritius, Réunion, Rodriguez, Japan, Taiwan, Ryukyu Is., Oriental; adventive in Cuba. Notes: as Philonthus ( Gemminger and Harold 1868: 594) View in CoL ; comb. nov. ex Philonthus ( Tottenham, 1955: 185) View in CoL ; Cuba ( Peck 2005).

Gabronthus mgogoricus Tottenham 1955 View in CoL [adventive in CASA]

Gabronthus mgogoricus Tottenham 1955: 185 View in CoL . Type locality: Rhodesia: Mashonaland, Salisbury. Type depository: BMNH HT ♂, 23 PT. Distribution: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania; adventive in Jamaica, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Virgin Is., USA (se). Note: Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, USA, originally from Africa ( Peck 2005).

Gabronthus thermarum ( Aubé 1850) View in CoL [adventive in CASA]

Philonthus thermarum Aubé 1850: 316 View in CoL . Type locality: Jardin des Plantes in Paris, France. Type depository: MRSN/ MCSN? #? ST. Distribution: Palearctic, Azores, Africa, Japan, Nepal, India, Taiwan, China, adventive in Canada (e), USA (e), Mexico, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Less. Antilles, Guadeloupe, Zaire, Australia, New Caledonia, South Africa, Réunion, Mauritius, Seychelles. Notes: comb. nov. ex Philonthus ( Tottenham 1955: 183) View in CoL ; distribution, also within Mexico ( Navarrete-Heredia et al. 2002), Lesser Antilles ( Peck 2011a: Northern Leeward Is., Peck et al. 2014: Guadeloupe Archipelago).












Gabronthus Tottenham 1955

Chani-Posse, Mariana, Newton, Alfred F., Hansen, Aslak Kappel & Solodovnikov, Alexey 2018


Tottenham 1955 : 178

Gabrius maritimus

Motschulsky 1858 : 661
Gemminger and Harold 1868: 594
Tottenham, 1955: 185

Gabronthus mgogoricus

Tottenham 1955 : 185

Philonthus thermarum Aubé 1850 : 316

Aubé 1850 : 316
Tottenham 1955: 183
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