Laetulonthus Moore & Legner 1973

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: 43-44

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4449.1.1

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scientific name

Laetulonthus Moore & Legner 1973
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Laetulonthus Moore & Legner 1973 

Laetulonthus Moore & Legner 1973: 213  , ex Philonthus  . Type species: Staphylinus laetulus Say, 1830  , by original designation. Note: Smetana (1995) and Herman (2001d) give 1834 as publication date for S. laetulus  , but its original description was actually first published in 1830.

Note: Laetulonthus  , so far as currently known, is an endemic North American genus (southernmost record is Jalisco) with two species at present ( Smetana 1995: 505–513).

Laetulonthus nobilis ( Bernhauer 1910) 

Philonthus nobilis Bernhauer 1910: 381  . Type locality: Porvenir, New Mexico, USA. Type depository: FMNHAbout FMNH HT. Distribution: USA, Mexico. Note: distribution, also within Mexico ( Navarrete-Heredia et al. 2002). Leptopeltoides Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 

Leptopeltoides Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013: 450  . Type species: Leptopeltoides ecuatoriensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo, 2013  , by original designation.

Note: Leptopeltoides  is a Neotropical genus with four species currently known from the Andes of Colombia and Ecuador ( Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013).

Leptopeltoides chingazensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 

Leptopeltoides chingazensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013: 451  . Type locality: Colombia: PN Chingaza Alto de la Bandera, 3660m, 0.4°31'N, 73°45'W  . Type depository: SEMCAbout SEMC HT ♂. Distribution : Colombia  .

Leptopeltoides columbiensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 

Leptopeltoides columbiensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013: 451  . Type locality: Colombia: Boyacá, SFF Iguaque La Planada , 5°25'N, 73°27'W, 2850m. Type depository: SEMCAbout SEMC HT ♂, 3 PT. Distribution: ColombiaGoogleMaps  .

Leptopeltoides ecuatoriensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 

Leptopeltoides ecuatoriensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013: 452  . Type locality: Ecuador  : Pichincha, Quito, 27 km WNW, Campamiento Pichán (above Nono), 3350 m, 0°7'31"N, 78°33'56"W. Type depository: SEMCAbout SEMC HT ♂, 1 PT ♀. Distribution : EcuadorGoogleMaps  .

Leptopeltoides napoensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 

Leptopeltoides napoensis Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013: 452  . Type locality: Ecuador  : Napo, 42 Km NW Baeza, 3300'[1005.84 m]. Type depository: CNCAbout CNC HT ♂, 1PT ♀. Distribution : Ecuador  .

FMNH

Field Museum of Natural History

SEMC

University of Kansas - Biodiversity Institute

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Loc

Laetulonthus Moore & Legner 1973

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

2018
Loc

Laetulonthus

Moore & Legner 1973 : 213

Loc

Philonthus nobilis

Bernhauer 1910 : 381

Loc

Leptopeltoides

Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 : 450

Loc

Leptopeltoides chingazensis

Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 : 451

Loc

Leptopeltoides columbiensis

Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 : 451

Loc

Leptopeltoides ecuatoriensis

Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 : 452

Loc

Leptopeltoides napoensis

Chani-Posse & Asenjo 2013 : 452