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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Melanotus (Melanotus) villosus (Fourcroy 1785)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:236167


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Melanotus Eschscholtz 1829 [genus]

Melanotus Eschscholtz 1829 [subgenus]

= Kensakulus Chujo & Ohira 1965

= Natomelus Dolin 1979

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

villosus Fourcroy 1785 [species]

Elater

= erythropus Gmelin 1789

Elater

= rufipes Herbst 1784

Elater

nec DeGeer, 1774, nec Goeze, 1777


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Subphylum

Hexapoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Suborder

Polyphaga

Infraorder

Elateriformia

Superfamily

Elateroidea

Family

Elateridae

Genus

Melanotus

Subgenus

Melanotus

Species

villosus



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Alonso-Zarazaga, Dr Miguel A.

group coordinator

Cate, Dr Peter C.

taxonomic specialist


References

Accepted name:

Melanotus (Melanotus) villosus (Fourcroy 1785)

no references present in the database for this name

Genus synonyms:

Melanotus Eschscholtz 1829 [subgenus]

no references present in the database for this name

= Kensakulus Chujo & Ohira 1965

no references present in the database for this name

= Natomelus Dolin 1979

no references present in the database for this name

Species synonyms:

= erythropus Gmelin 1789

no references present in the database for this name

= rufipes Herbst 1784

no references present in the database for this name




 

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