Oxypoda vockerothi Klimaszewski et al., 2006a

Webster, Reginald, Klimaszewski, Jan, Pelletier, Georges & Savard, Karine, 2009, New Staphylinidae (Coleoptera) records with new collection data from New Brunswick, Canada. I. Aleocharinae, ZooKeys 22 (22), pp. 171-248 : 199-200

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.22.152

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3790945

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/4830F11A-FFCF-FF8E-FF15-FB76FBA7E972

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scientific name

Oxypoda vockerothi Klimaszewski et al., 2006a
status

 

Oxypoda vockerothi Klimaszewski et al., 2006a

Fig 22, Map 22

New Records. CANADA, New Brunswick, Carleton Co., Meduxnekeag River Valley Nature Preserve, 46.1964°N, 67.6340°W, 31.V.2005, M.-A. Giguère and R.P. Webster (1 ♁, RWC) GoogleMaps ; near Hovey Hill Protected Area , 46.1152°N, 67.7632°W, 10.V.2005 (1 ♀, RWC) GoogleMaps . York Co., W of Canterbury near “ Browns Mountain Fen”, 45.9033°N, 67.6260°W, 2.V.2005, 29.IV.2006, M.-A. Giguère and R.P. Webster (1 ♁, 2 ♀, RWC) GoogleMaps ; Charters Settlement , 45.8340°N, 66.7450°W, 21.V.2006, 5.V.2008 (1 ♁, 2 ♀, RWC) GoogleMaps .

Bionomic Notes. Oxypoda vockerothi was collected in moist leaf litter along margins of vernal ponds in mixed forests, mixed forests with eastern white cedar, and in a hardwood forest. Nothing was previously known about the bionomics of this species. Adults were collected during April and May. Collection method: sifting.

Map 22. Collection localities in New Brunswick, Canada of Oxypoda vockerothi .

Distribution in Canada and Alaska. ON, NB (Klimaszewski et al. 2006; Gouix and Klimaszewski 2007).

Oxypoda vockerothi was previously known only from the type locality, Marmora, Ontario, Canada. Th e above records indicate that this species is more widely distributed in Canada.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Genus

Oxypoda