Glyptolenus chalybaeus (Dejean)

Liebherr, James K. & Ivie, Michael A., 2021, Two New Platynus Bonelli (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Platynini) from Nevis and St. Kitts, Lesser Antilles, The Coleopterists Bulletin 75 (1), pp. 59-74: 70

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http://doi.org/ 10.1649/0010-065X-75.1.59

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F087EE-FF8F-FFCE-FD49-AC09506BFE00

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Marcus

scientific name

Glyptolenus chalybaeus (Dejean)
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Glyptolenus chalybaeus (Dejean)  

Liebherr (1997) listed records for this geographically widespread Lesser Antillean species from Dominica, Grenada, Basse-Terre, Montserrat, St. Kitts, and St. Vincent. The St. Lucia specimens detailed below are those cited in the unpublished report of Ivie (2009), quoted by Peck (2016), who also recorded this species from Martinique. Here we provide new island records for Saba and Nevis, plus date/locality records for recently collected specimens from St. Kitts and St. Lucia.

SABA, Netherlands Antilles ( NEW ISLAND RECORD)   : Jct. Buds Mtn./ Mt. Scenery Tr. , 17.63276° N 63.23979°W, 14 iii–01 iv 2008, 690 m, Malaise trap, Sikes, Slowik & Johnson ( WIBF, 4); same data except FIT (flight intercept trap) ( WIBF, 1); Mt. Scenery Tr., 17.63431°N 63.23852°W, 11–14 iii 2008, FIT and pitfalls, D. S. Sikes ( WIBF, 9) GoogleMaps   .

ST. KITTS: Phillips , Old Military Rd., 17.3512°N 62.7734°W, 18 ii–01 iii 2017, 390 m, Malaise trap, STK For. Crew ( WIBF, 1); Crater Tr., 17.3719°N 62.8119°W, 21 ii–02 iii 2017, 312 m, FIT and Malaise, STK For. Crew ( WIBF, 3) GoogleMaps   .

NEVIS ( NEW ISLAND RECORD)   : Nevis Peak , 17.2492° N 62.9817°W, 23 iv 2017, 620 m, Malaise ( WIBF, 1); Peale Trail, 17.1457° N 62.5854°W, 07 v 2017, 2053 ft., Malaise # 5, ( WIBF, 1) GoogleMaps   .

ST. LUCIA: Quielles For. Res., LaPorte Tr., 13.84041°N 60.97408°W, 272 m, 04 v 2009, I. A. Foley ( WIBF, 18); same data except 05–07 v 2009, uv light, I. A. Foley & R. C. Winton ( WIBF, 16); same data as previous except 10–15 v 2009 ( WIBF, 2); Quielles For. Res., “Plagiope Log”, 13.8533°N 60.783°W, 323 m, 07–10 v 2009, uv light, Foley & Winton ( WIBF, 8); Quielles For. Res., Piton St. Esprit site, 13.84937°N 60.97936°W, 571 m, 05–11 v 2009, uv lamp, R. C. Winton & I. A. Foley ( WIBF, 1); same data except 21 vi 2009, moss Berlese, C. A. Maier & E. A. Ivie ( WIBF, 1); Piton Flore, 13.9646°N 60.9448°W, 04 vi 2009, R. C. Winton ( WIBF, 1); Chassin, 13.9966°N 60.9195°W, 94 m, 08 vi 2009, uv light & trap, C. A. Maier & R. C. Winton ( WIBF, 1); Barre de l’ Isle, 13.93682°N 60.95936°W, 340 m, 19–24 vi 2009, uv light, E. A. Ivie ( WIBF, 3); same data except 25–28 vi 2009 ( WIBF, 2); same data except 29 vi–03 vii 2009, C. A. Maier & M. L. Gimmel ( WIBF, 1); same data except 8 vii 2009, M. Gimmel ( WIBF, 1); Barre de l’ Isle Tr., 13.9327°N 60.9578°W, 285 m, 08 vii 2009, canopy trap, R. C. Winton & L. L. Ivie ( WIBF, 1) GoogleMaps   .

NEW

University of Newcastle

WIBF

West Indian Beetle Fauna Project Collection

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Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile