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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: Piestinae
Genus: Siagonium
Species: S. americanum – S. crowsoni – S. debile – S. deboiseae – S. decisum – S. densepunctatum – S. emotoi – S. gracile – S. hammondi – S. haroldi – S. humerale – S. incertum – S. indicum – S. kurinoense – S. miyamotoi – S. nakanei – S. nobile – S. punctatum – S. puthzi – S. quadricorne – S. shokhini – S. stacesmithi – S. vittatum – S. yamashitai – S. yunnanense

Siagonium Kirby & Spence 1815: pl. 1 [fig. 3]

Type species: Siagonium quadricorne Kirby & Spence, 1815, fixed by monotypy.


Prognathus Blondel, 1827: 413
Type species: Prognathus rufipennis Blondel, 1827 (= Siagonium quadricorne Kirby & Spence, 1815).
Prognatha Latreille, 1829: 439 [misspelling of Prognathus]
Siagonum Curtis, 1824: pl. 23 [misspelling of Siagonium]

Primary references

Kirby, W. & Spence, W. 1815. An Introduction to entomology: or elements of natural history of insects comprising an account of noxious and useful insects, of their metamorphoses, food, strategens, habitations, societies, motions, noises: with plates. Volume I. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, xxiii + 1 + 512 pp., 3 pls. Reference page. [original description: pl. 1 (fig. 3)]

Siagonium is a genus of flat rove beetles in the family Staphylinidae. There are about 12 described species in Siagonium.[1][2][3]


These 12 species belong to the genus Siagonium:

Siagonium americanum (Melsheimer, 1844)
Siagonium haroldi Weise, 1879
Siagonium humerale Germar, 1836
Siagonium incertum
Siagonium kojimai
Siagonium miyamotoi Takai & Nakane, 1985
Siagonium punctatum (LeConte, 1866)
Siagonium quadricorne Kirby & Spence, 1815
Siagonium shokhini Khachikov, 2007
Siagonium stacesmithi (Hatch, 1957)
Siagonium vittatum Fauvel, 1875
Siagonium yamashitai


"Siagonium Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-22.
"Siagonium". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-22.

"Siagonium genus Information". Retrieved 2019-09-22.

Further reading

Frank, J. H.; Ahn, K. J. (2011). "Coastal Staphylinidae (Coleoptera): A worldwide checklist, biogeography and natural history". ZooKeys (107): 1–98. doi:10.3897/zookeys.107.1651. PMC 3392188. PMID 22792029.
Lobl, I.; Smetana, A., eds. (2015). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera, Volume 2: Hydrophiloidea - Staphylinoidea. Apollo Books. ISBN 978-90-04-29685-5.

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