SILVANIDAE, Kirby, 1837

Robert H. Turnbow, Jr. & Thomas, Michael C., 2008, An annotated checklist of the Coleoptera (Insecta) of the Bahamas, Insecta Mundi 2008 (34), pp. 1-64: 51

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Ahasverus rectus (LeConte)  

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA); GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); South Bay road (FSCA); entrance Union Creek Preserve (FSCA); NEW PROVIDENCE: Carmichael area (USNM)

Ahasverus   sp.

SAN SALVADOR: Gerace Research Center N 24 o 07’ W74 o 26’ ( USNM) GoogleMaps  

Cathartosilvanus opaculus (LeConte)  

ANDROS: Morgan’s Bluff (FSCA; RHTC); GREAT ABACO: Marsh Harbour (FSCA); NEW

PROVIDENCE: Carmichael area (USNM)

Cathartus quadricollis (Guérin-Méneville)  

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA) [ Thomas (1993) recorded this species from the Bahamas without a specific island record]  

Cryptamorpha desjardinsi (Guérin-Méneville)  

GREAT ABACO: Marsh Harbour (FSCA)

Monanus concinnulus (Walker)  

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); NEW PROVIDENCE: Carmichael area (USNM)


Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History


Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology