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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: Staphyliniformia
Superfamilia: Staphylinoidea

Familia: Staphylinidae
Subfamilia: Oxytelinae
Tribus: Thinobiini
Genus: Aploderus
Species: A. annectens – A. caelatus – A. caesus – A. capitulatus – A. cephalotes – A. disparatus – A. endogaeus – A. flavipennis – A. indicus – A. linearis – A. lydicus – A. magniceps – A. mimeticus – A. princeps – A. schweigeri – A. songi – A. szechuanensis – A. tauchylicus – A. transversicollis – A. trinifer – A. watanabei – A. zhouae

Aploderus Stephens, 1833: 273

Type species: Staphylinus brachypterus Marsham, 1802 (= Oxytelus caelatus Gravenhorst, 1802).


Bledioschema Smetana, 1967: 1 [new synonym in Makranczy, 2006: 74]
Type species: Bledioschema schweigeri Smetana, 1967
Haploderus Erichson, 1839: 597
Type species: Staphylinus brachypterus Marsham, 1802 (= Oxytelus caelatus Gravenhorst, 1802)
Phloeonaeus Erichson, 1839: 597
Type species: Oxytelus caelatus Gravenhorst, 1802
Haploderus Agassiz, 1846: 29 [unjustified emendation of Aploderus]
Haploderus Kraatz, 1857: 863 [unjustified emendation of Aploderus; synonymic homonym]
Haploderus Gemminger & Harold, 1868: 651 [unjustified emendation of Aploderus; synonymic homonym]

Primary references

Stephens, J.F. 1833. Pp. 241–304. In: Illustrations of British entomology; ... Vol. V. London: Baldwin and Cradock, 448 pp. [original description: p. 273]
Makranczy, G. 2006. Systematics and phylogenetic relationships of the genera in the Carpelimus group (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Oxytelinae). Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici 98: 29–120. Abstract and full article (PDF) Reference page. [syn. nov.: p. 74]

Additional references

Zheng, F-K., Li, Y-J. & Yan, X-H. 2018. Two new species of the genus Aploderus Stephens (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) from China. Zoological systematics 43(2): 215–220. DOI: 10.11865/zs.201820 Reference page.

Aploderus is a genus of beetles belonging to the family Staphylinidae.[1]

The genus was first described by Stephens in 1833.[1]

The species of this genus are found in Europe and Northern America.[1]


Aploderus caelatus
Aploderus caesus


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