Checklist of the Hydraenidae (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


2 genera, 5 species





Hydraena ancylis Perkins, 1980

                Distribution: Madison

                Source: Perkins (1980: 492)


Hydraena marginicollis Kiesenwetter, 1849

                Distribution: East Baton Rouge, Jefferson Davis, Lafourche, Madison

                Source: LSAM (det. P.D. Perkins); Perkins (1980: 498)


Hydraena spangleri Perkins, 1980

                Distribution: Madison

                Source: Perkins (1980: 496)


Hydraena sp. - circulata group

                Distribution: East Feliciana

                Source: LSAM (det. P.D. Perkins)




Gymnochthebius sp. - oppositus group

                Distribution: Cameron

                Source: LSAM (det. P.D. Perkins)



Perkins, P.D. 1980. Aquatic beetles of the family Hydraenidae in the Western Hemisphere: classification, biogeography and inferred phylogeny (Insecta: Coleoptera). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 16: 5554.



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