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Taxonavigation: Adephaga 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Adephaga

Familia: Carabidae
Subfamilia: Harpalinae
Supertribus: Lebiitae
Tribus: Cyclosomini
Subtribus: Masoreina
Genus: Aephnidius
Species: A. adelioides – A. hypolithoides – A. opaculus – A. piceolus – A. ruficornis – A. simplex


Aephnidius Macleay, 1825: 23

  • Type species: Anaulacus (Aephnidius) adelioides Macleay, 1825: 23
  • Type by monotypy
  • Gender: masculine

Note: Originally proposed as a subgenus of Anaulacus. Now considered a full genus or sometimes a subgenus of either Anaulacus or Masoreus.


  • Macleay, W.S. 1825: Annulosa Javanica, or, An attempt to illustrate the natural affinities and analogies of the insects collected in Java by Thomas Horsfield ... and deposited by him in the museum of the Honourable East India Company. xii + 50 pp. London: Kingsbury, Parbury, and Allen. BHL
  • Darlington, P.J. 1968: The carabid beetles of New Guinea part III. Harpalinae (continued): Perigonini to Pseudomorphini. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 137 (1): 1–253. BHL