Colon, Herbst, 1797

Peck, Stewart B. & Newton, Alfred F., 2017, An Annotated Catalog of the Leiodidae (Coleoptera) of the Nearctic Region (Continental North America North of Mexico), The Coleopterists Bulletin 71 (2), pp. 211-258: 226-227

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http://doi.org/ 10.1649/0010-065X-71.2.211

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scientific name

Colon
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Genus COLON Herbst, 1797  

Colon Herbst, 1797: 224   (as Kolon   , designated an incorrect original spelling and corrected to Colon   by ICZN (1995)). Type species: Kolon viennensis Herbst, 1797   (designated by Thomson 1859: 60; Myloechus brunneus Latreille, 1806   designated by Shuckard 1839: 158 (not originally included)).

North American Taxonomy. Peck and Stephan (1996).

Biology. The larvae are unknown. Adults and larvae are suspected of feeding on subterranean fungi, but no records are known.

Distribution. Worldwide, few in the tropics (149 species).

= Colon   ; Illiger 1801: 133 (designated as correct original spelling of Kolon   by ICZN (1995)).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Leiodidae

Loc

Colon

Peck, Stewart B. & Newton, Alfred F. 2017
2017
Loc

Colon

Illiger, J. K. W. 1801: 133
1801
Loc

Colon

Thomson, C. G. 1859: 60
Herbst, J. F. W. 1797: 224
1797