Stegobium paniceum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Majka, Christopher G., 2007, The Derodontidae, Dermestidae, Bostrichidae, and Anobiidae of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (Coleoptera: Bostrichiformia), Zootaxa 1573 (1), pp. 1-38: 27

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.5096703

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/231587AA-5B57-8249-35BA-1A8A883DF95F

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Felipe

scientific name

Stegobium paniceum (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Stegobium paniceum (Linnaeus, 1758)  

NEW BRUNSWICK: Saint John Co.: Saint John , 27.vii.1910, collector not recorded, in old cabinet, CNC   . NOVA SCOTIA: 148 specimens examined from Colchester, Cumberland, Pictou   , Cape Breton, Guysborough , Halifax , Lunenburg , and Kings counties ( Table 1). The earliest record is from 1952 (Colchester Co.: Truro , 25.v.1952, M.E. Neary, (6), NSAC)   . PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND: Queens Co.: Charlottetown , v.1967 and v.1981, L.S. Thompson, (5), ACPE   ; Charlottetown , 10.x.1951 and xi.1955, F.M. Cannon, (2), ACPE   ; St. Patricks , 19.vii.2001, C.G. Majka, cabin, CGMC   .

An introduced Palearctic species newly recorded in Nova Scotia and on Prince Edward Island ( Fig. 12 View FIGURE 12 ). Cosmopolitan; in Canada recorded from British Columbia east to Newfoundland ( McNamara 1991c). Found in mills, bakeries, warehouses, libraries, and homes where the larvae feed on a wide variety vegetable   and animal products as well as dried plants, old books, and paper.

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Anobiidae

Genus

Stegobium