Ceracis singularis (Dury)

Ferro, Michael L., Gimmel, Matthew L., Harms, Kyle E. & Carlton, Christopher E., 2012, Comparison of Coleoptera emergent from various decay classes of downed coarse woody debris in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA, Insecta Mundi 2012 (260), pp. 1-8: 22-23

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5175284

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FD357F-9708-FFEE-7792-73A1A0C7FE80

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ceracis singularis (Dury)
status

 

Ceracis singularis (Dury)   ( Fig. 21 View Figures 21–26 )

Range: eastern North America, south to Florida, west to Texas and Ontario. Habitat: collected from fruiting bodies of 18+ fungi, including Polyporus gilvus (Schw.) Fries   and Fomes robiniae (Murrill) Sacc. and D. Sacc.   Collection Method: emergence. Biology: breeds in polypore fungi. Present Study: significantly higher abundance in CWD2 and secondary forest. References: Lawrence 1967, 1971, 1982b; Downie and Arnett 1996; Peck and Thomas 1998.

Octotemnus laevis Casey   ( Fig. 22 View Figures 21–26 )

Range: widespread throughout northern North America from Alaska to Nova Scotia, south into California, Kansas, and Alabama. Habitat: recorded from 14+ fungi, especially associated with Coriolus spp.   Collection Method: emergence. Biology: breeds in polypore fungi. Present Study: significantly higher abundance in FWD1 and primary forest. References: Blatchley 1910; Lawrence 1971, 1973, 1982b; Downie and Arnett 1996; Thayer and Lawrence 2002; Majka et al. 2011.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Ciidae

Genus

Ceracis