Phanodesta nigrosparsa

(Redirected from Gymnocheila nigrosparsa)


Taxonavigation: Cleroidea 

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: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Cleroidea

Familia: Trogossitidae
Subfamilia: Trogossitinae
Genus: Phanodesta
Species: Phanodesta nigrosparsa


  • Phanodesta nigrosparsa (White, 1846)
    • Authority for placement: Leschen & Lackner, 2013
    • Primary type: lectotype [possibly unique]
      • Fixation: designated by Leschen & Lackner, 2013
      • Description: [adult]
      • Repository: BMNH (as 'NHML')
    • Type locality: 'New Zealand'



Primary referencesEdit

  • Leschen, R.A.B. & Lackner, T. 2013. Gondwanan Gymnochilini (Coleoptera: Trogossitidae): generic concepts, review of New Zealand species and long-range Pacific dispersal. Systematic Entomology 38(2): 278–304. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.2012.00661.x  . Reference page.  [lectotype designation]
  • White, A. 1846. Insects of New Zealand. Pp. 1–24, plates 1–7 in: Richardson, J. & Gray, J.E. (eds) The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus & Terror, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, R.N., F.R.S., during the years 1839 to 1843. Vol. II. Reptiles, fishes, Crustacea, insects, Mollusca. London: E.W. Janson. BHL Reference page.  [first availability, see p. 17

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