Taphropiestes watti

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taphropiestes watti, length about 2.9 mm
Taxonavigation: Cucujoidea 

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: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Cucujoidea

Familia: Cavognathidae
Genus: Taphropiestes
Species: Taphropiestes watti

Name[edit]

Taphropiestes watti Slipinski & Tomaszewska, 2010

  • Original genus: Taphropiestes Reitter, 1875
  • Original status: valid species
  • Primary type: holotype
    • Fixation: designated
    • Description: [adult] male
    • Repository: NZAC
  • Type locality: 'New Zealand, ND, Hen and Chicken Is, Hen I' [NEW ZEALAND ND]
  • ZooBank

Selected references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Watt, J.C. 1986: Beetles (Coleoptera) of the offshore islands of northern New Zealand. pp. 221–228 in Wright, A.E.; Beever, R.E. (eds.) The offshore islands of northern New Zealand. Information series, (16) [See p. 224]