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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Tenebrionoidea

Familia: Mordellidae
Subfamilia: Mordellinae
Tribus: Mordellistenini
Genus: Tolidopalpus
Species: T. bimaculatus – T. castaneicolor – T. dohertyi – T. galloisi – T. kalimantanensis – T. nitidicoma – T. sakaii

Tolidopalpus Ermisch, 1952

Type species

Tolidopalpus castaneicolor Karl Friedrich Ermisch, 1952, by monotypy

cited sources

Ermisch, K. 1952: Neue Mordelliden aus der chinesischen Provinz Fukien (18. Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Mordelliden). Entomologische Blätter, 47-48: 143–157.

Additional references

Lu, W. 2009: Tumbling flower beetles from New Zealand (Coleoptera: Mordellidae) with new synonymies for some Australian species. New Zealand entomologist, 32: 23–40.
Shiyake, S. 1995: A taxonomic study on the genus Tolidopalpus, with description of a new species (Coleoptera: Mordellidae). Bulletin of the Osaka Museum of Natural History, 49: 11–18.
Shiyake, S. 1997: Two new species of the genus Tolidopalpus from the Philippines (Coleoptera, Mordellidae). Entomological review of Japan, 52: 51–54.

Tolidopalpus is a genus of beetles in the family Mordellidae, containing the following species:[1]

Tolidopalpus bimaculatus Shiyake, 1997
Tolidopalpus castaneicolor Ermisch, 1952
Tolidopalpus galloisi (Kôno, 1932)
Tolidopalpus kalimantanensis Shiyake, 1995
Tolidopalpus sakaii Shiyake, 1997


Mordellidae Species List at Joel Hallan’s Biology Catalog. Texas A&M University, archived from the original on 7 October 2014, retrieved 8 August 2015

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