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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: Staphylinidae
Subfamilia: Staphylininae
Tribus: Staphylinini
Subtribus: Quediina
Genus: Euryporus
Species: E. aeneiventris – E. picipes – E. princeps

Euryporus Erichson, 1839: 496 [nom. nov.]

Type species: Oxyporus picipes Paykull, 1800, fixed by autotypy.


Pelecyphorus Nordmann, 1837: 13 [preoccupied genus name, not Pelecyphorus Dejean, 1834 (Tenebrionidae); also Pelecyphorus Agassiz, 1846 (Melandryidae), Pelecyphorus Trautschold, 1890 (Pisces)]

Primary references

Erichson, W.F. 1839. Die Käfer der Mark Brandenburg. Erster Band. Zweite Abtheilung. [pp. 385–740]. F.H. Morin, Berlin, viii + 740 pp. BHL Reference page. [nom. nov.: p. 496]

Additional references

Solodovnikov, A. 2012: Revised concept of the genus Euryporus Erichson (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Staphylininae) and phylogenetic significance of Staphylinini from New Guinea. ZooKeys, 213: 51–62. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.213.3210

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


Euryporus picipes


"IRMNG - Euryporus Erichson, 1839". Retrieved 8 March 2021

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