Thylodrias contractus Motschulsky, 1839

Majka, Christopher G., 2007, The Derodontidae, Dermestidae, Bostrichidae, and Anobiidae of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (Coleoptera: Bostrichiformia), Zootaxa 1573 (1), pp. 1-38: 10

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1573.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FC4FD3BC-9297-49A3-9C91-FE272021F682

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5096563

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/231587AA-5B44-825A-35BA-1DFA8F5AFB74

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Thylodrias contractus Motschulsky, 1839
status

 

Thylodrias contractus Motschulsky, 1839  

NOVA SCOTIA: Kings Co.: Kentville , 10.vii.1978, H.B. Specht, at light in residence, ACNS   .

An introduced Palearctic species, newly recorded in Nova Scotia and in the Maritime Provinces as a whole ( Fig. 3 View FIGURE 3 ). Widely distributed in the USA ( Beal 2003); in Canada recorded from the Northwest Territories, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, and Québec (Bousquet 1991). A synanthropic species associated with dried stored products and a pest in museums and insect collections. ( Mertins 1981).

ACNS

Agriculture Canada Nova Scotia