Deltochilum (Calhyboma) mexicanum Burmeister, 1848

Chamorro, William, Marin-Armijos, Diego, senjo, Angelico & Vaz-De-Mello, Fernando Z., 2019, Scarabaeinae dung beetles from Ecuador: a catalog, nomenclatural acts, and distribution records, ZooKeys 826, pp. 1-343 : 86

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scientific name

Deltochilum (Calhyboma) mexicanum Burmeister, 1848
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Deltochilum (Calhyboma) mexicanum Burmeister, 1848 Plate 20C

Deltochilum mexicanum Burmeister, 1848: 135 (original description. Type locality: Mexico).

Deltochilum mexicanum : Gemminger and Harold 1869: 996 (list of species, distribution); Bates 1887: 37 (cited for Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama); Gillet 1911a: 36 (complete list of species); Blackwelder 1944: 203 (list of species from Latin America); Medina et al. 2001: 136 (cited for Colombia); Ratcliffe 2002: 13 (list of species from Panama); Morón 2003: 30 (redescription); Hamel-Leigue et al. 2006: 14 (list of species from Bolivia); Ratcliffe et al. 2015: 195 (cited for Peru).

Deltochilum (Eudactyles) mexicanum : Paulian 1939: 9 (characters in key), 18 (redescription); Balthasar 1941: 345 (cited for Peru); Islas 1942: 334 (cited for Mexico); Balthasar 1951: 330 (cited for Peru).

Deltochilum (Calhyboma) mexicanum : Pereira and D’Andretta 1955a: 9 (characters in key), 44 (redescription); Vulcano and Pereira 1964: 642 (catalog of species, distribution); Vulcano and Pereira 1967: 556 (characters in key); Howden and Young 1981: 36 (characters in key), 37 (redescription); Medina et al. 2003: 65 (distribution); González et al. 2009: 258 (characters in key), 264 (redescription); Carvajal et al. 2011: 316-317 (cited for Ecuador); Krajcik 2012: 88 (complete list of species); Solís and Kohlmann 2012: 4 (list of species from Costa Rica); Chamorro et al. 2018: 94 (cited for Ecuador).

Deltochilum burmeisteri Harold, 1867d: 76 (original description); Gemminger and Harold 1869: 995 (list, distribution, cited as Deltochilum Burmeisteri ); Harold 1880a: 17 (cited for Colombia, cited as D. Burmeisteri ); Shipp 1897: 195 (cited as type of Calhyboma Kolbe); Gillet 1911a: 35 (complete list of species, cited as D. Burmeisteri ); Paulian 1939: 19 (synonym of Deltochilum mexicanum Burmeister); Blackwelder 1944: 202 (list of species for Latin America); Lane 1946: 173 (cited as synonym of D. mexicanum Burmeister); Pereira and D’Andretta 1955a: 44 (cited as synonym of D. mexicanum Burmeister); Pereira and Martínez 1956a: 122 (cited as synonym of D. mexicanum Burmeister); Carvajal et al. 2011: 316-317 (cited for Ecuador); Ratcliffe et al. 2015: 195 (cited for Peru).

Type specimens.

Deltochilum mexicanum Burmeister, 1848. One syntype examined deposited in the MLUH. Lectotype to be designated in a future work on this species group.

Deltochilum burmeisteri Harold, 1867. Two syntypes examined deposited at the MNHN. Lectotype to be designated in a future work on this species group.

Distribution.

Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru.

Literature records.

GUAYAS: Bucay ( Pereira and D’Andretta 1955a: 44). PICHINCHA: Quito ( Paulian 1939: 19).

Temporal data.

It is not known when this species was collected.

Remarks.

Inhabits coastal evergreen foothill forests. Paulian (1939) cited this species from Quito; however, among the scientific collections we visited, we did not find any specimen collected in this locality. The collection method is unknown.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Scarabaeidae

Genus

Deltochilum