Onychohydrus hookeri

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Taxonavigation: Adephaga 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Adephaga

Familia: Dytiscidae
Subfamilia: Dytiscinae
Tribus: Cybistrini
Genus: Onychohydrus
Species: Onychohydrus hookeri


  • Onychohydrus hookeri (White, 1846)
    • Primary type: syntypes or unique holotype
    • Type locality: 'Hutt River, Port Nicholson'



Primary references[edit]

  • White, A. 1846. Insects of New Zealand. Pp. 1–24, plates 1–7 in: Richardson, J. & Gray, J.E. (eds) The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus & Terror, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, R.N., F.R.S., during the years 1839 to 1843. Vol. II. Reptiles, fishes, Crustacea, insects, Mollusca. London: E.W. Janson. BHL Reference page.  [first availability, see p. 6 ]

Additional references[edit]

  • Régimbart, M. 1879(1878): Étude sur la classification des Dytiscidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5), 8: 447–466.
  • Schaum, H. 1847: Description of Onychohydrus. P. 7 in White, A. (ed.) Nomenclature of the coleopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part II. Hydrocanthari. London: Edward Newman.
  • Winterbourn, M.J.; Gregson, K.L.D.; Dolphin, C.H. 2006: Guide to the aquatic insects of New Zealand. Fourth edition. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of New Zealand, ( 14 ) ISBN 978-0-9597663-7-0 ISBN 0-9597663-7-5
  • Zuharah, W.F.; Lester, P.J. 2010: The influence of aquatic predators on mosquito abundance in animal drinking troughs in New Zealand. Journal of vector ecology, 35 (2): 347–353. DOI: 10.1111/j.1948-7134.2010.00093.x