Cyclaxyra

Cyclaxyra is a genus of cucujoid beetles in the family Cyclaxyridae. There are two described species in Cyclaxyra, found on the North Island, South Island, and Stewart Island of New Zealand.[1][2]

Cyclaxyra has been treated as part of the family Phalacridae in the past, but is now considered the only genus of the family Cyclaxyridae.[2][3]

Cyclaxyra
COLE Cyclaxyridae Cyclaxyra politula
Cyclaxyra politula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Superfamily: Cucujoidea
Family: Cyclaxyridae
Genus: Cyclaxyra
Broun, 1893

Species

These two species belong to the genus Cyclaxyra:

References

  1. ^ "Cyclaxyra". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-03-23.
  2. ^ a b Gimmel, Matthew L.; Leschen, Richard A. B.; Ślipiński, S. Adam (2009). "Review of the New Zealand endemic family Cyclaxyridae, new family (Coleoptera: Polyphaga)". Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae. 49 (2). ISSN 0374-1036.
  3. ^ "Cyclaxyridae Report". ITIS. Retrieved 2019-03-23.
2018 in arthropod paleontology

This list of fossil arthropods described in 2018 is a list of new taxa of trilobites, fossil insects, crustaceans, arachnids and other fossil arthropods of every kind that were described during the year 2018, as well as other significant discoveries and events related to arthropod paleontology that are scheduled to occur in the year 2018.

Cyclaxyra jelineki

Cyclaxyra jelineki is a species of cucujoid beetle in the family Cyclaxyridae. It is endemic to New Zealand, found on the North Island, South Island, and Stewart Island.

Cyclaxyra politula

Cyclaxyra politula is a species of cucujoid beetle in the family Cyclaxyridae. It is endemic to New Zealand, found on the North Island, South Island, and Stewart Island.

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