Ernobius mollis (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: 23

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.5096677

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/231587AA-5B5B-8245-35BA-1B528977F924

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Felipe

scientific name

Ernobius mollis (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Ernobius mollis (Linnaeus, 1758)  

NEW BRUNSWICK: Saint John Co.: Saint John , 21.vii.1901, W. McIntosh, NBM   . NOVA SCOTIA: 38 specimens examined from Colchester, Halifax , Lunenburg , Digby , and Kings counties ( Table 1). The earliest record is from 1958 (Digby Co.: Bear River , 15.vii.1958, A.S. Riley, (3), ACNS)   . PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND: Queens Co.: Charlottetown , xii.1954, F.M. Cannon, ACPE   ; Charlottetown , 30.vii.1982, L.S. Thompson, (3), ACPE   .

An introduced, Palearctic species newly recorded in New Brunswick and on Prince Edward Island ( Fig. 10 View FIGURE 10 ). Recorded from scattered states in the eastern United States from Maine south to Florida and Texas ( White 1982, Downie & Arnett 1996); in Canada known from Ontario, Québec, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland ( McNamara 1991c). Associated with pines ( Pinus spp.   ); as a pest of wood products it is considered of minor importance ( Peters et al. 1996).

ACNS

Agriculture Canada Nova Scotia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Anobiidae

Genus

Ernobius