Taxon profile


Rusty Grain Beetle
Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Cucujidae - flat bark beetles »  genus Cryptolestes

Scientific synonyms

Cucujus ferrugineus Stephens, 1831
Laemophloeus carinulatus Wollaston, 1877
Cryptolestes carinulatus (Wollaston, 1877)
Laemophloeus concolor Smith, 1851
Cryptolestes concolor (Smith, 1851)
Laemophloeus emgei Reitter, 1887
Cryptolestes emgei (Reitter, 1887)
Cucujus monilicornis Stephens, 1831
Cryptolestes monilicornis (Stephens, 1831)
Laemophloeus obsoletus Smith, 1851


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Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Cryptolestes_ferrugineus]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [189790]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Šefrová H., Laštůvka Z. (2005): Catalogue of alien animal species in the Czech Republic, Acta univ. agric. et silvic. Mendel. Brun., LIII, No. 4, pp. 151-170 [as Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 23 December 2018

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