Chroaptomus Sharp 1885

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: 34

publication ID

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

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/215187C8-4C09-B369-FF6B-FE40F564D28B

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scientific name

Chroaptomus Sharp 1885
status

 

Chroaptomus Sharp 1885 

Chroaptomus Sharp 1885: 437  . Type species: Philonthus flagrans Erichson, 1840  , designated by Lucas 1920: 184.

Notes: Chroaptomus  is an endemic Neotropical genus with five valid species known at present, distributed from Mexico to northern Argentina, through Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil ( Chani-Posse 2006). The genus has been recently revised (Chani- Posse 2006) and its monophyly confirmed ( Chani-Posse et al. 2018).

Chroaptomus centralis Chani-Posse 2006 

Chroaptomus centralis Chani-Posse 2006: 373  . Type locality: Honduras: Olancho: La Unión, Parque Nac. La Muralla. Type depository: FMNHAbout FMNH HT ♂, etc. Distribution: Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Colombia, Venezuela.

Chroaptomus coelites ( Erichson 1840) 

Philonthus coelites Erichson 1840: 440  . Type locality: Brasilia. Type depository: ZMHB LT. Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Paraná, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo). Notes: comb. nov. ex Philonthus  ( Scheerpeltz, 1933: 1376, as var. of flagrans  ); lectotype designation, redescription and distribution (Chani- Posse 2006: 373); distribution within Brazil (Asenjo et al. 2013).

Chroaptomus flagrans ( Erichson 1840) 

Philonthus flagrans Erichson 1840: 441  . Type locality: Columbia. Type depository: ZMHB LT ♂, 3 PLT. Distribution: Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Argentina. Notes: comb. nov. ex Philonthus ( Sharp 1885: 437)  ; Peru ( Asenjo 2004); lectotype designation, redescription and distribution ( Chani-Posse 2006: 370); distribution, also within Mexico ( Navarrete-Heredia et al. 2002, Márquez 2006).

Chroaptomus mexicanus Chani-Posse & Navarrete-Heredia 2006 

Chroaptomus mexicanus Chani-Posse & Navarrete-Heredia in Chani-Posse 2006: 376  . Type locality: Jalisco, Tequila, Volcán de Tequila , 2500m  . Type depository: CZUGAbout CZUG HT, etc. Distribution : Mexico  .

Chroaptomus regalis Sharp 1885 

Chroaptomus regalis Sharp 1885: 438  . Type locality: Bugaba, Panama. Type depository: BMNH LT, FMNHAbout FMNH 3 PLT. Distribution: Costa Rica, Panama. Note: lectotype designated by Chani- Posse (2006: 375).

Delgadobius Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012 

Delgadobius Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012: 82  . Type species: Delgadobius amazonensis Chani-Posse & Couturier, 2012  , by original designation.

Note: Delgadobius  is an endemic Neotropical genus with a single species recorded so far.

Delgadobius amazonensis Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012 

Delgadobius amazonensis Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012: 84  . Type locality: Peru: Loreto: Iquitos Nauta road, km 46, 04° 02'S 73° 24'W. Type depository: MNHNAbout MNHN HT ♂; FMNHAbout FMNH 4PT, etc. Distribution: Brazil, Peru. Notes: in male inflorescences of palms Mauritia  , Oenocarpus  , Euterpe  spp ( Arecaceae  ) ( Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012); not in Asenjo et al. 2013.

FMNH

Field Museum of Natural History

CZUG

Universidad de Guadalajara,Centro de Estudios en Zoologia, Entomologia

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Loc

Chroaptomus Sharp 1885

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

2018
Loc

Chroaptomus

Sharp 1885 : 437 Lucas 1920 : 184

Loc

Chroaptomus centralis

Chani-Posse 2006 : 373

Loc

Philonthus coelites

Erichson 1840 : 440 Scheerpeltz, 1933 : 1376 Posse 2006 : 373

Loc

Philonthus flagrans

Erichson 1840 : 441 Sharp 1885: 437 Chani-Posse 2006: 370

Loc

Chroaptomus mexicanus Chani-Posse & Navarrete-Heredia in Chani-Posse 2006 : 376

Chani-Posse 2006 : 376

Loc

Chroaptomus regalis

Sharp 1885 : 438 Posse (2006: 375)

Loc

Delgadobius

Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012 : 82

Loc

Delgadobius amazonensis

Chani-Posse & Couturier 2012 : 84