Sericoderus lateralis (Gyllenhal, 1827)†, †

Webster, Reginald P., Webster, Vincent L., Alderson, Chantelle A., Hughes, Cory C. & Sweeney, Jon D., 2016, Further contributions to the Coleoptera fauna of New Brunswick with an addition to the fauna of Nova Scotia, Canada, ZooKeys 573, pp. 265-338: 315

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Sericoderus lateralis (Gyllenhal, 1827)†


Sericoderus lateralis (Gyllenhal, 1827)†  

Material examined.

New Brunswick, Queens Co., Cranberry Lake P.N.A., 46.1125°N, 65.6075°W, 4-18.VIII.2011, M. Roy & V. Webster // Old red oak forest, Lindgren funnel trap (1, RWC). York Co., Charters Settlement, 45.8395°N, 66.7391°W, 16.IX.2005, 5.X.2007, 8.VIII.2010, 22.IX.2010, R.P. Webster // Mixed forest, in decaying (moldy) corncobs & cornhusks (7, RWC) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution in Canada and Alaska.

BC, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS ( Bousquet et al. 2013).


Most specimens of this adventive species were found in a pile of decaying (moldy) corncobs and cornhusks. One individual was captured in a Lindgren funnel trap.