Galapagos Species Checklist


Sinoxylon unidentatum

(Fabricius, 1801)

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Division Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Suborder Polyphaga
Superfamily Bostrichoidea
Family Bostrichidae
Subfamily Bostrichinae
Genus Sinoxylon

Sinoxylon unidentatum  (Fabricius, 1801)

 

Spanish common name: escarabajo

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Sinoxylon conigerum Gerstäcker, 1855 fide Roskov et al. (2013)

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 24 Jan 2014

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • Ac
    Accidental

    Taxon accidentally introduced, naturalized in the wild.

  • Cu
    Cultivated
  • Er
    Eradicated
  • Es
    Escaped
  • Ic
    Intercepted
  • AcQ
    Questionable Accidental
  • NaQ
    Questionable Native

Distribution

Floreana

Literature

  • Peck, S.B., Heraty, J., Landry, B. & Sinclair, B.J. (1998) Introduced insect fauna of an oceanic archipelago: The Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. Am. Entomol. 44: 218-237.
  • Peck, S.B. (2006) The Beetles of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador: Evolution, Ecology, and Diversity (Insecta: Coleoptera) NRC Research Press, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 314 pp.
  • Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., (eds.) (2013) Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2013 Annual Checklist Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2013/. Species 2000: Reading, UK