Eucaerus LeConte, 1853

Martinez, Claudia, 2003, New Records of ground beetles for Colombia (Coleoptera: Carabidae), Zootaxa 250 (1), pp. 1-27: 10-11

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.250.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:474AE876-ABD6-4D14-96CA-C46D583F5CD9

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5014281

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C37813-FF9B-0E3F-FEA9-839BFE78FC39

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Eucaerus LeConte, 1853
status

 

Eucaerus LeConte, 1853  

Comments. Neartic and Neotropical genus with 11 species, known from United States, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Cuba and Haiti. First record for Colombia.

Eucaerus spp.  

Material examined. COLOMBIA. Amazonas: PNN Amacayacu, Mocagua , 3°41’S 70°15’W, 150 m, Malaise , 26.vi­6.vii.2000, A. Parente, leg., M.671, IAvH 03717 (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   ; idem, [3°50’S] [70°30’W], 100 m, Tierra firme, v.1988, M. Kelsey, leg., IAvH 2701 (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   ; idem, iv.1989, M. Kelsey, leg., IAvH 2703 (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   ; PNN Amacayacu, [3°50’S] [70°30’W], [100 m], Malaise , ii.1989, M. Kelsey, leg., IAvH 2702 (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   . Nariño: Jardines de Sucumbios, Territorio Kofán, bosque, 0°30’N 77°13’W, 1000 m, Winkler , 25.ix.1998, E. L. González, leg., IAvH 10977 (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   .

Lachnophorus pictipennis Bates, 1871  

Material examined. COLOMBIA. Magdalena: PNN Tayrona, sector Arrecifes , Qda. San Lucas, arena húmeda de quebrada, 11°20’N 74°02’W, 5 m, Manual , 28.vi.2002, G. Ball & C. Martínez, leg., GoogleMaps   UAEC (1 ex.); idem, sector Cañaveral, Qda. Cañaveral, arena húmeda de quebrada, 11°20’N 74°02’W, 5 m, Manual, 29.vi.2002, G. Ball & C. Martínez, leg., UAEC (1 ex.) GoogleMaps   .

Comments. Species is known from Central America. First record for Colombia and South America.