Talk:Blosyropus

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Note[edit]

  • it is hard to know why placement of this genus has reverted to Lepturinae in Macfarlane et al. (2010: 429). Note that Leschen et al. (2003: 24) listed it in Cerambycinae

Distribution[edit]

  • New Caledonia
  • New Zealand
  • NOTE: It is hard to know why Macfarlane et al. (2010: 429) underline Blosyropus as a genus endemic to New Zealand, when there appears to also be a New Caledonian species (Hayashi, 1961: 16)

References[edit]

  • Hayashi, M. 1961: Cerambycidae from New Caledonia (Col.), Part I. Bulletin of the Osaka Museum of Natural History, (13): 7-66.
  • Leschen, R.A.B.; Lawrence, J.F.; Kuschel, G.; Thorpe, S.; Wang, Q. 2003: Coleoptera genera of New Zealand. New Zealand entomologist, 26: 15-28.
  • Macfarlane, R.P. et al. 2010: [Chapter] NINE Phylum ARTHROPODA SUBPHYLUM HEXAPODA Protura, springtails, Diplura, and insects. Pp. 233-467 in Gordon, D.P. (ed.): New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume 2. Kingdom Animalia. Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, ichnofossils. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch, New Zealand. ISBN 978-1-87725793-3

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