The genus Limniattagenus (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) is a new junior synonym of the genus Litargus (Coleoptera: Mycetophagidae)

Abstract :

The genus Limniattagenus Poinar & Háva, 2015 is removed from the family Dermestidae and transfered to the family Mycetophagidae as new synonym of genus Litargus Erichson, 1846. Species Limniattagenus electron Poinar & Háva, 2015 is hereby established as Litargus (Litargus) electron (Poinar & Háva, 2015) comb. nov.


Keyword :

Taxonomy, new synonym, new combination, Coleoptera, Dermestidae, Mycetophagidae, Dominican amber


Author(s) : Hava, J., Poinar, G.
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Published Issue : 2021 Vol. 16 Number 2


2021 Vol. 16 Number 2