Ochthebius (Asiobates) andronius d'Orchymont, 1948, d'Orchymont, 1948

Perkins, Philip D., 2011, New species and new collection records of aquatic beetles in the genus Ochthebius Leach from southern Africa (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae), Zootaxa 3093, pp. 1-34: 24-25

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.279058

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Ochthebius (Asiobates) andronius d'Orchymont, 1948
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Ochthebius (Asiobates) andronius d'Orchymont, 1948  

Fig. 17 View FIGURES 17 – 18 (map)

New collection records and geographical distributions (249 specimens): Namibia: C. Namib desert, Numis Wasser, shore washing, 26 ° 3 ' S, 16 ° 15 ' E, 9 viii 1989, Endrödy-Younga & Klimaszewski (# 2642) (12 TMSA); C. Namib desert, Weissenborn farm, shore washing, 26 ° 3 ' S, 16 ° 24 ' E, 9 viii 1989, Endrödy-Younga & Klimaszewski (# 2643) (1 TMSA); Naukluft River, shore washing, 24 ° 16 ' S, 16 ° 15 ' E, 10 viii 1989, Endrödy-Younga & Klimaszewski (# 2644) (25 TMSA); South Africa: Eastern Cape Province: 10 mi. N. Alice, 32 ° 37 ' S, 26 ° 56 ' E, 17 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (11 USNM); 14 mi. N. Lusikisiki, 31 ° 10 ' S, 29 ° 35 ' E, 21 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (1 USNM); 16 mi. N. Grahamstown, 33 ° 18 ' S, 26 ° 32 ' E, 17 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (9 USNM); 5 mi. NW Grahamstown, 33 ° 15 ' S, 26 ° 28 ' E, 19 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (2 USNM); Creek at Mt. Stewart cutoff near Jansenville, 32 ° 56 ' S, 24 ° 40 ' E, 12 ii 1995, G. Challet (1 MCZ); Great Brak River Hwy R 56 at Schoombee, 31 ° 27 ' S, 25 ° 30 ' E, 17 v 2005, G. L. Challet (1 NMW); Little Karroo, Baviaanskloof N vally, river stones, 33 ° 37 ' S, 24 ° 15 ' E, 28 x 1993, Endrödy-Younga (# 2916) (1 TMSA); Little Karroo, Baviaanskloof N vally, shorewashing, 33 ° 37 ' S, 24 ° 15 ' E, 28 x 1993, Endrödy-Younga (# 2917) (53 TMSA); Molteno, 31 ° 24 ' S, 26 ° 22 ' E, 4 v 1955, Omer-Cooper (150) (3 SEMC); Stormberg River south of Bargersdorp, 30 ° 38 ' S, 26 ° 29 ' E, 16 v 2005, G. L. Challet (6 NMW); Wilderness NP, Langvlei, Malachite bird hide, Juncus krausi   and bush litter sievings, 33 ° 59 ' S, 22 ° 41 ' E, 30 xi 1996, B. & M. Uhlig (1 ZMHB); Limpopo Province: Waterberg, Matlabas River, shore washing, 24 ° 25 ' S, 27 ° 36 ' E, 6 x 1995, Endrödy & Bellamy (3151) (7 TMSA); Waterberg, Matlabas River, water collecting, 24 ° 25 ' S, 27 ° 36 ' E, 6 x 1995, Endrödy & Bellamy (3150) (1 TMSA); Mpumalanga Province: Mpumalanga, Kopees Kraal.Lydenbg., shore washing, 25 ° 7 ' S, 30 ° 12 ' E, 6 xii 1996, Endrödy Younga (3255) (1 TMSA); Northern Cape Province: Dermbergsdraaifarm, shore washing, 30 ° 48 ' S, 17 ° 43 ' E, 19 ix 1994, Endrödy & Bellamy (# 3020) (4 TMSA); Transvaal Province: Wolmaransstad, 27 ° 12 ' S, 25 ° 58 ' E, 2 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (19 USNM); Western Cape Province: 11 mi. NE Touwsrivier, 33 ° 12 ' S, 20 ° 5 ' E, 4 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (2 USNM); 8 mi. E. Wilderness, 33 ° 58 ' S, 22 ° 43 ' E, 13 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (1 USNM); Groot Toren farm, river shore and stones, 31 ° 20 ' S, 19 ° 44 ' E, 15 ix 1994, Endrödy-Younga (# 3004) (1 TMSA); Karoo NP, pond and shore, 32 ° 19 ' S, 22 ° 30 ' E, 13 xi 1993, M. Uhlig (1 ZMHB); Little Karroo, Kammanasieberge, river stones, 33 ° 37 ' S, 22 ° 33 ' E, 21 xi 1992, Endrödy- Younga (# 2930) (3 TMSA); Little Karroo, Kammanasieberge, water and shore, 33 ° 37 ' S, 22 ° 33 ' E, 21 xi 1992, Endrödy-Younga (# 2931) (22 TMSA); Little Karroo, Raubenheimer Dam, shore washing, after debris removed, 33 ° 25 ' S, 22 ° 19 ' E, 21 x 1993, Endrödy-Younga (# 2889) (3 TMSA); Plettenberg Bay, 34 ° 5 ' S, 23 ° 25 ' E, 14 iii 1968, P. J. Spangler (36 USNM); Swartberg, Meiringspoort cent., shore washing, 33 ° 25 ' S, 22 ° 33 ' E, 1 xi 1993, Endrödy-Younga (# 2925) (9 TMSA); Swartberg, Meiringspoort, shore washing, 33 ° 25 ' S, 22 ° 33 ' E, 1 xi 1993, Endrödy-Younga (# 2924) (11 TMSA).

Distribution. The most widely distributed species in southern Africa ( Fig. 17 View FIGURES 17 – 18 ). However, there are very few records from the far west Western Cape Province, and none from the dry interior.

TMSA

Transvaal Museum

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

MCZ

Museum of Comparative Zoology

NMW

Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien

SEMC

University of Kansas - Biodiversity Institute