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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Staphyliniformia
Superfamilia: Staphylinoidea

Familia: Ptiliidae
Subfamilia: Acrotrichinae
Tribus: Acrotrichini
Genus: Acrotrichis
Species: Acrotrichis inconspicua

Acrotrichis inconspicua (Matthews, 1874)
Authority for placement: synonymy of original genus
Gender: changeable (-us, -um, -a)
Original genus: Trichopteryx Kirby in Kirby & Spence, 1826
Primary type: syntypes (7)
Type locality: 'New Zealand' ('... chiefly in the neighbourhood of Auckland, ...')
ZooBank: E1A9CDEA-2A31-487A-827E-EB1D5D82994C


Trichopteryx inconspicua: original combination

Primary references

Matthews, A. 1874: Notes on Australasian and North American Trichopterygia; with descriptions of four new species. Cistula entomologica 1: [295]-299. BHL Reference page. [first availability, see p. 296

Additional references

Johnson, C. 1975. Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) from the Kermadec Islands. New Zealand entomologist 6(1): 56–58. DOI: 10.1080/00779962.1975.9723100 Reference page. [see p. 58, and figs. 4-6]
Johnson, C. 1982. An introduction to the Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) of New Zealand. New Zealand journal of zoology 9(3): 333–376. DOI: 10.1080/03014223.1982.10423865 Google books. Reference page. [see p. 373
Matthews, A. 1900: Trichopterygia illustrata et descripta: a monograph of the Trichopterygia. Supplement. London: O.E. Janson. DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.9346 Reference page. [see p. 60

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