Philonthus Curtis 1829 (rove beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Staphylinidae

Parent taxon: Philonthina according to S. Chatzimanolis and M. S. Engel 2013

See also Bouchard et al. 2011, Herman 2001, Scudder 1900 and Wickham 1914

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Philonthus abavus Philonthus bituminosus Philonthus bojeri Philonthus claudus Philonthus hades Philonthus horni Philonthus invelatus Philonthus kneri Philonthus linki Philonthus marcelli Philonthus marcidulus Philonthus rhadamanthus Philonthus rotundicollis

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• Quaternary of Canada (2: British Columbia, Ontario collections), the Russian Federation (2), the United Kingdom (3), United States (4: California, Colorado, Pennsylvania)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2), the Russian Federation (1)

• Oligocene of France (1), Germany (1)

• Eocene of United States (3: Colorado)

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 20 collections including 27 occurrences

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