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Helochares punctatus Sharp, 1869
a scavenger water beetle
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Classification:

  • Phylum Arthropoda
  • Class Insecta
  • Order COLEOPTERA
  • Suborder POLYPHAGA
  • Superfamily HYDROPHILOIDEA
  • Family HYDROPHILIDAE
  • Subfamily Hydrophilinae
  • Genus Helochares

HYDROPHILIDAE
 An example of HYDROPHILIDAE
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CITATION
Anderson, R., Nash, R., O’Connor, J.P. 2005. Checklist of Irish Coleoptera. InvertebrateIreland Online, Ulster Museum , Belfast and National Museum of Ireland , Dublin
http://www.habitas.org.uk/InvertebrateIreland/species.asp?item=1767
IRISH STATUS
Accepted
NORTHERN IRELAND
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
No RecordsRecorded
STATUS OF NAME
Current Name
SYNONYMS
Helochares obscurus sensu auctt. Brit. partim nec (Müller, 1776)
VALIDATING LITERATURE
Anderson, R., Nash, R. & O'Connor, J.P.. 1997, Irish Coleoptera: a revised and annotated list, Irish Naturalists' Journal Special Entomological Supplement, 1-81
LITERATURE FOR IDENTIFICATION
Joy, N.H., 1932, A practical handbook of British beetles, , H.F. & G. Witherby,
Friday, L.E., 1988, A key to the adults of British water beetles, Field Studies, :
Hansen, M., 1987, Hydrophiloidea (Coleoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark, Fauna Ent. Scand., 18:
LITERATURE FOR TAXONOMIC CHANGE
LITERATURE FOR ECOLOGY AND DISTRIBUTION
Nelson, B., Foster, G., Weyl, R. & Anderson, R., 1998, The distribution of aquatic Coleoptera in Northern Ireland. Part 2. Families Hydraenidae, Helophoridae, Hydrochidae, Hydrophilidae, Elmidae and Dryopidae, Bulletin Irish biogeographical Society, 22: 128-193
Johnson, F.W & Halbert, J.N, 1902, A list of the Beetles of Ireland, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 6B: 535-827
Bilton, D.T., 1988, A survey of aquatic Coleoptera in central Ireland and the Burren, Bulletin Irish biogeographical Society, 11: 75-94
LOCATION OF VOUCHER

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