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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Cladus: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Cladus: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Elateriformia
Superfamilia: Byrrhoidea
Familia: Dryopidae
Genus: Parnida
Species: P. agrestis - P. scutellaris - P. vestitus


Parnida Broun, 1880


* Parnida Broun, 1880: 249. Type species: Parnida agrestis Broun, 1880, by monotypy.
* Protoparnus Sharp, 1883: 26. Type species: Protoparnus vestitus Sharp, 1883, by monotypy. [syn. Hinton (1935: 172-173)]
* Alloparnus Broun, 1893: 1107. Type species: Parnida agrestis Broun, 1880, by monotypy.


* Broun, T. 1880: Manual of the New Zealand Coleoptera. Colonial Museum and Geological Survey Department, Wellington. Biodiversity Heritage Library, BUGZ
* Broun, T. 1893: Manual of the New Zealand Coleoptera. Parts V, VI, VII. New Zealand Institute, Wellington. Biodiversity Heritage Library, BUGZ
* Hinton, H.E. 1935: Notes on the Dryopoidea (Col.) Stylops, 4: 169-179.
* Hinton, H.E. 1937: Protoparnus pusillus, new species of Dryopidae from St. Vincent (Coleoptera). Revue d'Entomologie, 7: 302-306.
* Ivie, M.A. 1985: Note on habitat and distribution of Protoparnus pusillus Hinton in the Lesser Antilles (Coleoptera: Dryopidae). Coleopterists bulletin, 39: 35.
* Kodada, J.; J├Ąch, M.A.; Fedor, C., jr. 2009: Review of the genus Drylichus Heller (Insecta: Coleoptera: Dryopidae). Zootaxa, 2157: 43-58. Abstract & excerpt
* Perkins, P.D. 1997: Momentum and Ghiselinius, new Neotropical genera of humicolous beetles with remarkable and divergent mouthparts (Coleoptera: Dryopidae). Studies on Neotropical fauna and environment, 32(2): 100-117.
* Sharp, D. 1883: Some new species and genera of Coleoptera from New Zealand. Entomologist's monthly magazine, 20: 23-27, 66-68. BUGZ

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