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Published: 2021-07-02
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New taxonomic and nomenclatural acts in Cephenniini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scydmaeninae)

Museum of Natural History, University of Wrocław, Sienkiewicza 21, 50-335 Wrocław, Poland.
Coleoptera Staphylinidae Scydmaeninae Cephenniini taxonomy new synonym new name


Status of some species and names in Cephenniini is clarified. Cephennium ovatum Nietner is transferred to Cephennodes resulting in Cephennodes (incertae sedis) ovatus comb. n.; Cephennodes zwaluwenburgi Zimmerman is placed in the nominotypical subgenus; Cephennium felicitas Scott is transferred to Pomphopsilla Jałoszyński, resulting in Pomphopsilla felicitas comb. n.; Pseudocephennium maximum Jałoszyński is placed as a junior synonym of Pseudocephennium integricolle Reitter; and Cephennomicrus ignarus nom. n. is proposed as a replacement name for the preoccupied Cephennomicrus impressus Jałoszyński.



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