Herophydrus inquinatus (Boheman, 1848)

Perissinotto, Renzo, Bird, Matthew S. & Bilton, David T., 2016, Predaceous water beetles (Coleoptera, Hydradephaga) of the Lake St Lucia system, South Africa: biodiversity, community ecology and conservation implications, ZooKeys 595, pp. 85-135: 121

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.595.8614

publication LSID

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scientific name

Herophydrus inquinatus (Boheman, 1848)
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Coleoptera Dytiscidae

Herophydrus inquinatus (Boheman, 1848) 

Synonyms.

Herophydrus cooperi  Gschwendtner, 1938; Herophydrus ignoratus  Gschwendtner, 1933; Herophydrus kalaharii  Gschwendtner, 1935.

Remarks.

Ponds and stream pools. Eurytopic.

Distribution.

Widespread to Central and Eastern Africa.

St Lucia records.

Not previously recorded from St Lucia. Recorded at False Bay in November 2013 and January/February 2015, during the course of this study.