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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: Hydrophiloidea

Familia: Hydrophilidae
Subfamilia: Hydrophilinae
Tribus: Anacaenini
Genus: Horelophus
Species (1): H. walkeri

Horelophus d'Orchymont, 1913
Authority for current placement: Hansen, 1991: 105
Type species: Horelophus walkeri d'Orchymont, 1913
Fixation: monotypy

COLE Hydrophilidae Horelophus walkeri

Primary references

Orchymont, A. d' 1913: Un nouvel Hydrophilide de la faune antarctique néozélandaise. Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique, 57: 94–100. BHL Reference page. [first availability, see p. 94]

Additional references

Fikáček, M.; Leschen. R.; Newton, A.F.; Gunter, N. 2012: Horelophus walkeri rediscovered: adult morphology and notes on biology (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52(1): 129–146. PDF Reference page.
Hansen, M. 1991: The hydrophiloid beetles: phylogeny, classification and a revision of the genera (Coleoptera, Hydrophiloidea). Biologiske skrifter, 40. ISBN 87-7304-226-9. Google books Reference page. [see p. 105]

Horelophus is a beetle genus in the family Hydrophilidae.[1] This genus is monotypic. Its sole species is Horelophus walkeri.

"Catalogue of Life: 2011 Annual Checklist". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 28 March 2020.

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