Agonum thoreyi Dejean, 1828,

Bousquet, Yves, 2012, Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico, ZooKeys 245, pp. 1-1722: 752-753

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scientific name

Agonum thoreyi Dejean, 1828
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Agonum thoreyi Dejean, 1828 

Agonum affine  Stephens, 1828a [1 March]: 94 [potential nomen oblitum]. Type locality: "near London" (original citation). Holotype [by monotypy] probably in BMNH (collection Stephens, see Dawson 1854: 94). Note. This taxon was first placed in synonymy with Anchomenus pelidnus  (Herbst) sensu Paykull (1798: 134) (= Agonum thoreyi thoreyi  (Dejean, 1828)), by Dawson (1854: 93).

Agonum thoreyi  Dejean, 1828 [29 November]: 165 [potential nomen protectum]. Type locality: "environs de Hambourg, nord de l’Allemagne» (original citation). Syntype(s) in MHNP.

Anchomenus melanocephalus  Dejean, 1828 [29 November]: 118. Type locality: "Espagne [= Spain]" (original citation). Syntype(s) probably in MHNP. Synonymy established by Bedel (1900b: 248).

Agonum puellum  Dejean, 1828 [29 November]: 166. Type locality: "environs de Berlin [Germany]" (original citation). Syntype(s) probably in MHNP. Synonymy established, under the name Anchomenus pelidnus  (Herbst) sensu Paykull (1798: 134) (= Agonum thoreyi thoreyi  (Dejean, 1828)), by Schiødte (1841: 254).

Agonum lenum  Dejean, 1828 [29 November]: 166 [nomen dubium]. Type locality: «Amérique septentrionale" (original citation). Syntype(s) presumably lost (Lindroth 1955b: 21). Synonymy established by Lindroth (1954b: 138), subsequently considered a nomen dubium by the same author (Lindroth 1955b: 21).

Agonum longicolle  Lacordaire [in Boisduval and Lacordaire], 1835: 215. Type locality: "Bondy [northeastern suburbs of Paris, France]" (original citation). Syntype(s) location unknown. Synonymy established, under the name Anchomenus pelidnus  (Herbst) sensu Paykull (1798: 134) (= Agonum thoreyi thoreyi  (Dejean, 1828)), by Erichson (1837: 117).

Agonum picipenne  Kirby, 1837: 24. Type locality: "Lat. 54° [= along North Saskatchewan River]" (original citation). Three syntypes in BMNH (Lindroth 1953b: 170). Synonymy established, under the name Agonum lenum  Dejean, by Melsheimer (1853: 17), confirmed by Lindroth (1953b: 170).

Agonum lehmanni  Chaudoir, 1837b: 25. Type locality: "Livonie [currently in Latvia and Estonia]" (original citation). Syntype(s) probably in MHNP. Synonymy established, under the name Anchomenus pelidnus  (Herbst) sensu Paykull (1798: 134) (= Agonum thoreyi thoreyi  (Dejean, 1828)), by Chaudoir (1850b: 107).

Agonum convexiusculum  Chaudoir, 1843b: 765. Type locality: "Smyrne [= Izmir, Turkey]" (original citation). One syntype in MHNP (Schmidt and Liebherr 2009: 250). Synonymy established by Schmidt and Liebherr (2009: 250).

Agonum longulum  Motschulsky, 1844: 133. Type locality: "fl[euve] Ichim [Russia]" (lectotype label). Lectotype (♂), designated by Schmidt and Liebherr (2009: 250), in ZMMU. Synonymy established, under the name Anchomenus puellus  (Dejean), by Chaudoir (1850b: 108).

Platynus gemellus  LeConte, 1879b: 54. Type locality: "Vancouver Island [British Columbia]" (original citation). Two syntypes [2 originally cited] in MCZ [# 5787]. Synonymy established by Hatch (1953: 145) and Lindroth (1953b: 170).

Distribution.

A Holarctic species widely distributed in the Palaearctic Region from Ireland to the Far East, south to Spain and Italy (Bousquet 2003c: 453). In North America, the taxon ranges from Alaska (Lindroth 1966: 580) to Newfoundland (Lindroth 1955a: 129), south to the District of Columbia (Ulke 1902: 7, as Platynus picipennis  ), central Kansas (Trego County, CNC), east-central Colorado (Kiowa County, Foster F. Purrington pers. comm. 2010), and “California” (Lindroth 1955a: 129).

Records.

CAN: AB, BC (VCI), MB, NB, NF, NS (CBI), NT, ON, PE, QC, SK, YT USA: AK, CA, CO, CT, DC, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SD, VT, WA, WI - Holarctic

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Hexapoda

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Agonum

Loc

Agonum thoreyi Dejean, 1828

Bousquet, Yves 2012
2012
Loc

Agonum affine

Kirby 1837
1837
Loc

Agonum picipenne

Kirby 1837
1837
Loc

Agonum lehmanni

Chaudoir 1837
1837
Loc

Agonum longicolle

Lacordaire 1835
1835
Loc

Agonum thoreyi

Dejean 1828
1828
Loc

Agonum puellum

Dejean 1828
1828
Loc

Agonum lenum

Dejean 1828
1828
Loc

Agonum lenum

Dejean 1828
1828