Atheta (Dimetrota) districta Casey, 1911

Majka, Christopher & Klimaszewski, Jan, 2008, New records of Canadian Aleocharinae (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae), ZooKeys 2 (2), pp. 85-114: 95-96

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.2.7

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3792874

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/797187DB-FFC1-FF8B-2EE1-1971D090E6DE

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scientific name

Atheta (Dimetrota) districta Casey, 1911
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Atheta (Dimetrota) districta Casey, 1911  

CANADA: ALBERTA: 8 km southeast of Sherwood Park, NE 7 Twp. , 53°31’N, 113°19’W, 31.VIII.2003, J. Klimaszewski, aspen forest, (1m, LFC; 4f, LFC; 1, LFC) GoogleMaps   . NOVA SCOTIA: Annapolis Co.: Big Dam Lake, Kejimkujik National Park , 27.VI- 7.VII.2004, H. Love, hemlock forest, pitfall trap, (1, DAL)   ; Halifax Co.: 12.VII.2003, 16.VII.2003, 21.VII.2003, 29.VII.2003, C. Cormier, mixed forested, on decaying pig, (4, SMU)   ; Shelburne Co.: Bon Portage Island , 27.VIII.2002, D.B. McCorquodale, coastal forest, (2, CBU)   ; Yarmouth Co.: Wellington , 25.VI-3.VII.1995, J. and F. Cook, mixed coastal forest, flight-intercept trap, (1, JCC)   . ONTARIO: Carleton Co   .: Mer Bleue , 15.VIII.1980, R. Baranowski, (1, MZLU)   ; Nippising Co.: Algonquin Provincial Park near Brent, 21.VIII.1980, 22.VIII.1980, R. Baranowski, (6m, MZLU; 10f, MZLU; 1m, LFC)   ; Sudbury Co.: 40 km northeast Gogama , Mattagami River, 27.VIII.1980, R. Baranowski, (1m, MZLU; 1f, LFC)   ; Mattagami , 25.VIII.1980, R. Baranowski, (3f, MZLU; 1m LFC)   .

Atheta districta   is newly recorded in Alberta, Nova Scotia, and Ontario. The specimens from Nova Scotia associated with carrion provide the first information on the bionomics of this species. It has been found in coniferous, mixed, coastal, and eastern hemlock ( T. canadensis   ) forests.

SMU

Sangmiung University

CBU

Cape Breton University

MZLU

Lund University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Genus

Atheta