Lyctus brunneus (Stephens, 1830)

Majka, Christopher G., 2007, The Derodontidae, Dermestidae, Bostrichidae, and Anobiidae of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (Coleoptera: Bostrichiformia), Zootaxa 1573 (1), pp. 1-38: 19

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.5096629

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/231587AA-5B5F-8241-35BA-1DD28FCAFA8A

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Lyctus brunneus (Stephens, 1830)
status

 

Lyctus brunneus (Stephens, 1830)  

NEW BRUNSWICK: Gloucester Co.: Bathurst , 27.xii.1984, CNC   ; Westmoreland Co.: 25.ix.1984, CNC   . NOVA SCOTIA: 63 specimens examined from Colchester, Pictou   , Cape Breton, Halifax , Lunenburg , and Kings counties ( Table 1). The earliest record is from 1976 (Halifax Co.: Halifax , 1.iv.1976, T. Fowler, NSMC)   . PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND: Queens Co.: Charlottetown , 7.vii.1983, L.S. Thompson, (2), ACPE   .

An established, adventive species. Newly recorded in Prince Edward Island. Cosmopolitan; scattered records in many parts of the USA ( Downie and Arnett 1996); in Canada recorded from British Columbia, Québec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia ( McNamara 1991b). Larvae and adults live in recently dried wood, lumber, furniture, crating, hardwood floors, and other wood products ( McNamara 1991b).

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

NSMC

Nova Scotia Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Bostrichidae

Genus

Lyctus