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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: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Tenebrionoidea

Familia: Promecheilidae
Genus: Sirrhas
Species: S. limbatus – S. variegatus

Sirrhas Champion, 1893


Notolea Carter, 1915 [ Watt, 1974: 36 (new synonymy) ]

Type species

Notolea Carter: Notolea limbata Carter, 1915 [=Sirrhas limbatus Champion, 1893], by monotypy
Sirrhas Champion: Sirrhas limbatus Champion, 1893, by monotypy

cited sources

Carter, H.J. 1915: The Australian Strongyliinae and other Tenebrionidae, with descriptions of new genera and species (family Tenebrionidae). Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 40: 522–539. Internet Archive BHL
Champion, G.C. 1893: On a new genus of heteromerous Coleoptera belonging to the family Lagriidae, from Tasmania. Annals and magazine of natural history (6), 12: 367–369. BHL
Lawrence, J.F. 1994: The larva of Sirrhas variegatus, sp. nov., with notes on the Perimylopidae, Ulodidae (stat. nov.), Zopheridae and Chalcodryidae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea). Invertebrate taxonomy, 8: 329–349. DOI: 10.1071/IT9940329
Watt, J.C. 1974: Chalcodryidae: a new family of heteromerous beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 4: 19–38. Google books BUGZ

Additional references

Lawrence, J.F.; Ślipiński, A.; Elgueta, M. 2010: 11.11. Promecheilidae Lacordaire 1859. Pp. 563-567 in: Leschen, R.A.B.; Beutel, R.G.; Lawrence, J.F. (volume eds.) Coleoptera, beetles. Volume 2: Morphology and systematics (Elateroidea, Bostrichiformia, Cucujiformia partim). In: Kristensen, N.P. & Beutel, R.G. (eds.) Handbook of zoology. A natural history of the phyla of the animal kingdom. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter. ISBN 3110190753 ISBN 9783110190755


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