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Name - Acrotrichis Motschulsky 1848

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Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Arthropoda (Phylum)
Insecta (Class)
Coleoptera (Order)
Polyphaga (Suborder)
Staphylinoidea (Superfamily)
Ptiliidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Studies of Bolivian Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) 2: The subfamily Acrotrichinae including two new genera Petrotrichis and Microtrichis, and eight new species of Acrotrichis.
  • New records and species of Ecuadorian featherwing beetles including a new mono-typic genus Americoptilium n. gen. and a new species of Phytotelmatrichis inhabiting the phytotelmata of Heliconia plants (Coleoptera, Ptiliidae).
  • New Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) from Sarawak in the spirit collection of the Natural History Museum, London.
  • Unveiling the smallest - systematics, classification and a new subfamily of featherwing beetles based on larval morphology (Coleoptera : Ptiliidae).
  • New species and records of Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) from Africa in the Collection of the Natural History Museum, London.

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