Taxon profile


Platambus maculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Dytiscidae - predacious diving beetles »  genus Platambus

Scientific synonyms

Dytiscus maculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Dytiscus biocellatus O.F. Müller, 1776
Platambus cantalicus Pic, 1912
Platambus caucasicus Zaitzev, 1927
Platambus escalerai Regimbart, 1900
Agabus glacialis Graells, 1858
Agabus graellsi Gemminger & Harold, 1868
Dytiscus hebraicus Geoffroy in Fourcroy, 1785
Platambus inornatus Schilsky, 1888
Dytiscus ornatus Herbst, 1784


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [119272]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Platambus maculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Mlejnek R., Hamet A., Růžička J. (2015): Brouci (Coleoptera) v jeskyních a propastech České Republiky, Acta Speleologica vol. 6 [as Platambus maculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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