Cryptarcha optanda

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Cryptarcha optanda

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Nitiduloidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Nitiduloidea

Familia: Nitidulidae
Subfamilia: Cryptarchinae
Genus: Cryptarcha
Species: Cryptarcha optanda

Name edit

Cryptarcha optanda (Broun, 1881)

Synonyms edit

Type data edit

  • optandus Broun: Syntypes: 1 female, 1 male BMNH?
    • Type locality: 'One pair, discovered recently near Wellington by Mr. P. Stewart' (Broun, 1881: 669)

References edit

cited sources edit

  • Anon. 1882: Alteration of generic names. Annals and magazine of natural history (5), 9: 409.
  • Broun, T. 1881: Manual of the New Zealand Coleoptera. Part II. Colonial Museum and Geological Survey Department, Wellington. Internet Archive BHL BUGZ
  • Broun, T. 1882: Change of nomenclature of N.Z. beetles. New Zealand journal of science, 1(3): 128.
  • Broun, T. 1893: Manual of the New Zealand Coleoptera. Parts V, VI, VII. New Zealand Institute, Wellington. Internet Archive BHL BUGZ
  • Kirejtshuk, A.G. 2008: A current generic classification of sap beetles (Coleoptera, Nitidulidae). Zoosystematica Rossica, 17: 107–122. PDF
  • Sharp, D. 1886: On New Zealand Coleoptera, with descriptions of new genera and species. Scientific transactions of the Royal Dublin Society (2), 3: 351–454, plates XII-XIII. Internet Archive BHL

Additional references edit

  • MAF Biosecurity New Zealand 2009: Biosecurity magazine, 89 [see p. 26] PDF