Platyhydnobius Peck & Cook,

Peck, Stewart B., Gnaspini, Pedro & Newton, Alfred F., 2020, Updated catalog and generic keys of the Leiodidae (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Neotropical region (“ Latin America ”: Mexico, the West Indies, and Central and South America), Zootaxa 4741 (1), pp. 1-114: 91

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4741.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2F901615-D948-4C68-81E9-75282F594BAF

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3797191

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Platyhydnobius Peck & Cook
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Genus Platyhydnobius Peck & Cook 

Platyhydnobius Peck & Cook, 2009: 51  . Type species: Hydnobius arizonensis Horn  (orig. des.).

Key: to species in Peck & Cook, 2009: 51.

Distribution: Western U.S.A., across southern Canada, and Mexico and Central America.

Biology: Probably subterranean fungi feeders.

P. andersoni Peck & Cook, 2009: 55  . Holotype male in CMNC. Type locality: Cerro El Calvario, 17º11’11.9” N 93º07’21.0” W, 2200 m, near Tapalapa   GoogleMaps, Municipio Tapalapa, Chiapas State, Mexico. Distribution: Mexico: Chiapas State: known only from type locality.

P. bicolor Peck & Cook, 2009: 56  . Holotype male in CMNC. Type locality: El Porvenir, 15º28’03” N 92º W [complete geographical datum missing in original description], 2950 m, Municipio El Porvenir   GoogleMaps, Chiapas State, Mexico. Distribution: Mexico: Chiapas State: known only from type locality.

P. calvario Peck & Cook, 2009: 57  . Holotype male in CMNC. Type locality: Cerro El Calvario, 17º11’11.9” N 93º07’21.0” W, 2200 m, near Tapalapa   GoogleMaps, Municipio Tapalapa, Chiapas State, Mexico. Distribution: Mexico: Chiapas State: known only from type locality.

P. howdenorum Peck & Cook, 2009: 58  . Holotype male in CMNC. Type locality: San Cristobal , 2200 m, Chiapas State, Mexico. Distribution: Mexico: Chiapas State: known only from type locality.

P. latigra Peck & Cook, 2009: 59  . Holotype male in CMNC. Type locality: Parque Nacional La Tigra, Esperanza trail, 2000 m, 23 km N Tegucigalpa, Distrito Central , Honduras. Distribution : Honduras: Distrito Central , Olancho, and Paraiso Departments.

P. newtonorum Peck & Cook, 2009: 60  . Holotype male in FMNH. Type locality: El Terrero vicinity, 19º26.44’ N 103º57.41’ W, 2130 m, Municipio Minatitlan   GoogleMaps, Colima State, Mexico. Distribution: Mexico: Colima State: known only from type locality.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Loc

Platyhydnobius Peck & Cook

Peck, Stewart B., Gnaspini, Pedro & Newton, Alfred F. 2020
2020
Loc

Platyhydnobius

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 51
Loc

P. andersoni

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 55
Loc

P. bicolor

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 56
Loc

P. calvario

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 57
Loc

P. howdenorum

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 58
Loc

P. latigra

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 59
Loc

P. newtonorum

Peck, S. B. & Cook, J. 2009: 60