Translator Disclaimer
1 June 2005 Nomenclatural Changes in Eurypine Mycteridae (Coleoptera), with Special Reference to Taxa Described by Maurice Pic
Darren A. Pollock
Author Affiliations +
Abstract

Primary types were examined for eurypine Mycteridae described by Maurice Pic. The following new synonyms are proposed [senior synonym first]: Cleodaeus rugiceps Champion 1889 = Physcius grandis Pic 1930 and Physcius crassicornis Pic 1933; Conomorphus brevicornis Champion 1889 = Conomorphus lineatus Pic 1920 and Conomorphus brevevittatus Pic 1931; Eurypus kirbyi Champion 1916 = Eurypus longipennis (Pic 1933); Eurypus rubens Kirby 1818 = Eurypus lagrioides (Pic 1920); Falsopedilus elongatus (Pic 1921) = Falsopedilus modestus Pic 1924; Microconomorphus rufipes (Pic 1907) = Microconomorphus curticollis (Pic 1907); Mimophyscius breviscutata (Fairmaire 1898) = Mimophyscius madecassus Pic 1935; Omineus Lewis 1895 = Pseudothisias Pic 1930; Phaeogala Fairmaire 1896 = Falsostictodrya Pic 1931. The following new combinations are proposed (original combinations in square brackets): Eurypus infasciata (Pic 1933) [Polypria lagrioides var. infasciata Pic]; Falsopedilus elongatus (Pic 1921) [Eurypinus elongatus Pic]; Mimophyscius breviscutata (Fairmaire 1898) [Phaeogala breviscutata Fairmaire]; Omineus bicolor (Pic 1930) [Pseudothisias bicolor Pic]; Phaeogala biimpressa (Pic 1931) [Falsostictodrya biimpressa Pic]; Trichosalpingus gracilicornis (Pic 1927) [Physcius gracil

Darren A. Pollock "Nomenclatural Changes in Eurypine Mycteridae (Coleoptera), with Special Reference to Taxa Described by Maurice Pic," The Coleopterists Bulletin 59(2), 250-255, (1 June 2005). https://doi.org/10.1649/762
Received: 21 June 2004; Accepted: 1 December 2004; Published: 1 June 2005
JOURNAL ARTICLE
6 PAGES


SHARE
ARTICLE IMPACT
RIGHTS & PERMISSIONS
Get copyright permission
Back to Top