Taxon profile


Cantharis fusca Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Cantharidae - soldier beetles »  genus Cantharis »  subgenus Cantharis

Scientific synonyms

Thelephorus fuscus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Telephorus anticus Laporte de Castelnau, 1840
Telephorus auritus Rey, 1891
Cantharis conjuncta Schilsky, 1888
Telephorus curticornis Rey, 1891
Cantharis digoniensis Pic, 1914
Telephorus rugifrons Laporte de Castelnau, 1840
Cantharis teutonica Pic, 1913



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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Cantharis fusca var. fracassii Leoni, 1905
varietas Cantharis fusca var. immaculicollis (Laporte de Castelnau, 1840)
varietas Cantharis fusca var. marsicana Leoni, 1905

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [104016]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cantharis fusca Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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