Cryptophagus dentatus (Herbst, 1793)

Otero, Jose Carlos, Benyahia, Yousra & Brustel, Herve, 2017, Faunistic notes on Cryptophagidae and Latridiidae of Talassemtane National Park, Western Rif, Morocco, with the description of a new species (Coleoptera, Cucujoidea), ZooKeys 668, pp. 69-82: 69

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Cryptophagus dentatus (Herbst, 1793)


Cryptophagus dentatus (Herbst, 1793) 

Cryptophagus dentatus  (Herbst, 1793:15)

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Morocco, Rif, Sapinière de Talassemtane, 19.VII.2012, 1 ex; 4. V.2013, 1 ex; 9. V.2013, 1 sp; 24. V.2013, 1 ex; Talembote, Sapinière de Talassemtane, 30. X.2015, 1 ex; 10-13.XI.2015, 3 exx (leg. H. Brustel).


Europe, North Africa, Central Asia and North America ( Johnson et al. 2007; Otero and Johnson 2013).