Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Hexapoda > Class Insecta > Subclass Pterygota > Order Coleoptera > Family Staphylinidae > Subfamily Aleocharinae > Tribe Falagriini

Myrmecopora Saulcy, 1864

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Myrmecopora (Iliusa) Mulsant & Rey, 1874
Myrmecopora (Myrmecopora) Saulcy, 1864
Myrmecopora (Paraxenusa) Assing, 1997
Myrmecopora (Xenusa)
Myrmecopora (Xenusa) Mulsant & Rey, 1874


original description

de Saulcy, F. (1864). Descriptions des espèces nouvelles de coléopteres recuillies en Syrie, en Egypte et en Palestine. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (sér. 4) 4: 421-440, 629-660, pl. 10

basis of record

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

additional source

Nomenclator Zoologicus

additional source

Frank, J.H.; Ahn, K.-J. (2011). Coastal Staphylinidae (Coleoptera): A worldwide checklist, biogeography and natural history. ZooKeys 107: 1-98.

additional source

Assing, V. (1997). A revision of the Eastern Palaearctic species of Myrmecopora Saulcy, 1864 with notes on some species from the Oriental region (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae, Falagriini). Beitr. Entomol. 47(2): 337-352

additional source

Macfarlane, R.P.; Maddison, P.A.; Andrew, I.G.; Berry, J.A.; Johns, P.M.; Hoarre, R.J.B.; Larivière, M.; Greenslade, P.; Henderson, R.C.; Smithers, C.N.; Palma, R.L.; Ward, J.B.; Pilgrim, R.L.C.; Towns, D.R.; McLellan, I.; Teulon, D.A.J.; Hitchings, T.R.; Eastop, V.F.; Martin, N.A.; Fletcher, M.J.; Stufkens, A.W.; Dale, P.J.; Burckhardt, D.; Buckley, T.R. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Hexapoda: Protura, springtails, Diplura, insects, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 233-467.

additional source

Assing, V. (1997). A revision of the Western Palaearctic species of Myrmecopora Saulcy, 1864, sensu lato and Eccoptoglossa Luze, 1904 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae, Falagriini). Beitr. Entomol. 47(1): 69-151



External Links



Mr Volker Assing. Myrmecopora Saulcy, 1864. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=266066




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