Checklist of the Cerylonidae (Coleoptera) of Louisiana


Matthew L. Gimmel

Louisiana State Arthropod Museum

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA  70803

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Last updated: 08 September 2009


5 genera, 5 species





Hypodacne punctata LeConte, 1875

                Distribution: Caddo, West Feliciana

                Source: LSAM (det. M. Gimmel)




Murmidius ovalis (Beck, 1817)


                Source: Lawrence & Stephan (1975: 141) (state record only)


Mychocerinus depressus (LeConte, 1866)

                Distribution: East Baton Rouge, West Feliciana

                Source: LSAM (det. M. Gimmel; C.E. Carlton)




Cerylon unicolor (Ziegler, 1845)

                Distribution: East Baton Rouge, Saint Martin, Webster, West Feliciana

                Source: LSAM (det. V.L. Moseley; M. Gimmel)


Philothermus glabriculus LeConte, 1863

                Distribution: East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Grant, Livingston, Saint Tammany, Tangipahoa, Union, Webster, West Feliciana, Winn

                Source: LSAM (det. V.L. Moseley; M. Gimmel)


Lawrence, J.F. and K. Stephan. 1975. The North American Cerylonidae (Coleoptera: Clavicornia). Psyche, 82: 131-166.

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