Palaechthus C. O. Waterhouse, 1884,

Morrone, Juan J., 2013, The subtribes and genera of the tribe Listroderini (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Cyclominae): Phylogenetic analysis with systematic and biogeographical accounts, ZooKeys 273, pp. 15-71: 32-33

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.273.4116

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scientific name

Palaechthus C. O. Waterhouse, 1884
status

 

Palaechthus C. O. Waterhouse, 1884 

Palaechthus  C. O. Waterhouse, 1884: 277.

Palaechtus  Brinck, 1948: 47 (lapsus).

Type species.

Palaechthus glabratus  Waterhouse, 1884 (subsequent designation by Brinck 1948).

Diagnosis.

Medium-sized (11.0-12.0 mm); vestiture of seta-like scales and setae; rostral dorsal carinae absent; pronotum subtrapezoidal.

Relationships.

Palaechthus  is the sister genus to both Paleachtodes and Tristanodes  . Oberprieler (1992) considered that the distinction between Palaechthus  and Palaechtodes  needs to be reevaluated.

Species included.

Palaechthus glabratus  C. O. Waterhouse, 1884.

Geographical distribution.

Tristan da Cunha-Gough islands ( Brinck 1948).

Material examined.

Palaechthus glabratus  (BMNH).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Curculionidae

Loc

Palaechthus C. O. Waterhouse, 1884

Morrone, Juan J. 2013
2013
Loc

Palaechtus

Brinck 1948
1948