Dignomus Wollaston, 1862,

Bukejs, Andris, Bellés, Xavier & Alekseev, Vitalii I., 2018, A new species of Dignomus Wollaston (Coleoptera: Ptinidae) from Eocene Baltic amber, Zootaxa 4486 (2), pp. 195-200: 196

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4486.2.9

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E58A8A35-D431-442D-8735-F49CD9FE84A6

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DC87D9-FFCC-035F-D089-FD2E5F55FC37

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Dignomus Wollaston, 1862
status

 

Genus Dignomus Wollaston, 1862 

Remarks. The specimen under consideration belongs to the genus Dignomus  within Ptinini  on the basis of the following morphological characters ( Bellés 1996): (1) antennae 11-segmented, filiform; (2) prothorax constricted near base; (3) pronotum with a protuberance on the disc, divided in two parts by a longitudinal groove; and (4) elytra elongate.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Ptinidae