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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: Mycteridae
Subfamilia: Hemipeplinae
Genus: Hemipeplus

Pollock, D.A. 1997: Review of the Afrotropical species of Hemipeplus Latreille (Coleoptera: Mycteridae: Hemipeplinae). Annales Zoologici (Warsaw), 47: 79–92.
Pollock, D.A. 1999: Review of the New World Hemipeplinae (Coleoptera: Mycteridae) with descriptions of ten new species. Entomologica scandinavica, 30: 47–73.

Hemipeplus is a genus of beetles in the family Mycteridae. There are about 16 described species in Hemipeplus.[1][2]


Hemipeplus abditus Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus angustipennis Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus argentinus Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus bolivianus Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus chaos Thomas, 1985
Hemipeplus dominicensis Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus glabratus Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus gounellei Grouvelle, 1896
Hemipeplus insularis Grouvelle, 1896
Hemipeplus longiscapus Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus marginipennis (LeConte, 1854)
Hemipeplus mexicanus Grouvelle, 1896
Hemipeplus microphthalmus (Schwarz, 1878)
Hemipeplus quadricollis Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus thomasi Pollock, 1999
Hemipeplus tuberculatus Pollock, 1999


"Hemipeplus Genus Information". Retrieved 29 January 2018.

"Hemipeplus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 29 January 2018.

Pollock, Darren A. / Arnett, Ross H. Jr., Michael C. Thomas, Paul E. Skelley, and J. H. Frank, eds. (2002). "Family 112. Mycteridae Blanchard 1845". American Beetles, vol. 2: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea, 530–533.

Further reading

Arnett, R. H. Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). (21 June 2002). American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, Florida ISBN 978-0-8493-0954-0.
Ross H. Arnett (30 July 2000). American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico. CRC Press. ISBN 978-0-8493-0212-1.
Richard E. White. (1983). Peterson Field Guides: Beetles. Houghton Mifflin Company.

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