Lathrobium (Lathrobioma) othioides LeConte, 1880**,

Webster, Reginald P. & DeMerchant, Ian, 2012, New Staphylinidae (Coleoptera) records with new collection data from New Brunswick, Canada: Paederinae, ZooKeys 186, pp. 273-292: 275

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Lathrobium (Lathrobioma) othioides LeConte, 1880**


Lathrobium (Lathrobioma) othioides LeConte, 1880**  Map 1

Material examined.

New Brunswick, Carleton Co., Richmond, Hovey Hill Protected (Natural) Area, 46.1115°N, 67.7770°W, 10.V.2005,R. P. Webster, hardwood forest, in moist leaf litter and moss near seepage area (3 ♂, RWC). Sunbury Co., Acadia Research Forest, 45.9816°N, 66.3374°W, 18.VI.2007, R. P. Webster, 8.5 year-old regenerating mixed forest, sifting leaf litter (1 ♂, AFC). York Co., Charters Settlement, 45.8428°N, 66.7279°W, 19.IV.2004, 24.IV.2004, 15.IV.2005, 20.IV.2005, R. P. Webster, mixed forest, sedge marsh in moist grass litter and sphagnum (6 ♂, RWC).

Collection and habitat data.

Lathrobium othioides  was found in an old hardwood forest, a regenerating mixed forest, and a sedge ( Carex  ) marsh. Adults were sifted from leaf litter, moist leaf litter, and moss in a seepage area and from moist grass litter and sphagnum. This species was collected during April, May, and June.

Distribution in Canada and Alaska.

ON, QC, NB ( Campbell and Davies 1991).