Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831)

Thomas, Michael C. & Ghahari, Hassan, 2016, Checklists of Cucujidae, Laemophloeidae, and Silvanidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) from Iran, Insecta Mundi 2016 (498), pp. 1-12 : 3-4

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5170675

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:8F4C729F-E604-4E32-B592-E82C3FE0C00A

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/D06D8005-FFBD-AF1A-FF4D-4A122F3CFB1E

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831)
status

 

Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831) Fig. 4 View Figures 3–7

Synonymy. Cucujus ferrugineus Stephens, 1831: 223 ; Laemophloeus alluaudi Grouvelle, 1906: 120 ; Laemophloeus carinulatus Wollaston, 1877: 44 ; Laemophloeus concolor Smith, 1851: 6 ; Laemophloeus emgei Reitter, 1887: 286 ; Laemophloeus exilis Rey, 1899: 36 ; Cucujus monilicornis Stephens, 1831: 223 ; Laemophloeus obsoletus Smith, 1851: 7 ; Laemophloeus perplexus Rey, 1889: 35 ; Laemophloeus testaceus Paykull, 1799: 168 .

Distribution in Iran. Tehran ( Farahbakhsh 1961 as Laemophloeus ferrugineus (Stephens, 1828)) , generally distributed ( Modarres Awal 1997), Iran (no locality cited) ( Wegrzynowicz 2007).

Hosts. Adults and larvae feed on cake and seeds ( Farahbakhsh 1961); on cotton, wheat, in granary ( Farahbakhsh 1961; Modarres Awal 1997).

General distribution. Worldwide in stored products.