TitleA NEW NORTHERN-MOST RECORD FOR THE FAMILY HYDROSCAPHIDAE (COLEOPTERA MYXOPHAGA), WITH DESCRIPTION OF A NEW NEARCTIC SPECIES
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsMaier, CA, Ivie, MA, Johnson, JB, Maddison, DR
JournalColeopterists Bulletin
Volume64
Pagination289-302
Type of ArticleJournal Article
ISSN0010-065X
Abstract

Hydroscapha redfordi Maier Ivie Johnson and Maddison new species is described from a hot spring in northern Idaho This new record extends the range of the genus m North America and marks a new northern most limit for the family world wide Hydroscapha redfordi is distinguished from Hydroscapha natans LeConte by both morphological characters and char acters of two genes the mitochondrial gene cytochrome oxidase 1 and the nuclear gene for 28S ribosomal RNA Previous species concepts of H natans are reviewed and several populations inhabiting hot springs in Idaho and Nevada ire now hypothesized to be independent species leading to a prediction of many undescribed species remaining to be discovered

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DOI10.1649/0010-065x-64.4.289