Trigonopterus fraterculus

Trigonopterus fraterculus Riedel

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Curculionoidea 

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: Polyphaga
Superfamilia: Curculionoidea

Familia: Curculionidae
Subfamilia: Molytinae
Tribus: Cryptorhynchini
Subtribus: Tylodina
Genus: Trigonopterus
Species: Trigonopterus fraterculus

NameEdit

  • Trigonopterus fraterculus Riedel, 2016: 124–125, fig. 15.
Type locality: Australia, Queensland, 11 km ENE of Mt. Tozer, S12° 43´ E143° 18´, rainforest litter, Berlesate ANIC 1062.
Holotype: ANIC, ARC4043 (PCR failed), ♂, 11-16-VII-1986.
Etymology: This epithet is based on the Latin noun fraterculus (younger brother) and refers to its presumably close phylogenetic relationship to the larger species T. australis Riedel

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