Paromalus teres LeConte, 1878

Majka, Christopher, 2008, Contributions to the knowledge of Atlantic Canadian Histeridae (Coleoptera), ZooKeys 2 (2), pp. 189-202: 192

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.2.3

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3793106

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A0015C-460A-7641-8FA5-FF575CD4FDE5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Paromalus teres LeConte, 1878
status

 

Paromalus teres LeConte, 1878  

Prince Edward Island: Kings Co.: Woodville Mills, 23.VII.2001, C.G. Majka, Dryocoetes autographus   burrows in Picea rubens   , (1, CGMC)   ; Queens Co.: St. Patricks, 19.VII.2001, 14.VII.2002, 17.VIII.2002, 18.VIII.2002, Dryocoetes affaber   , Ips borealis   , and Polygraphus rufipennis   burrows in Picea rubens   , (7, CGMC).  

Paromalus teres   is newly recorded on Prince Edward Island. The species is generally distributed in the Maritime Provinces, although few records are known from New Brunswick ( Fig. 1 View Fig ). It has been recorded in Canada from the Northwest Territories, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia and occurs in neighbouring states in the United States from Minnesota to New York and Connecticut. It is found under the bark of dead spruces and pines ( Bousquet and Laplante 2006).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Histeridae

Genus

Paromalus