Hydrophilus gaudini Heer 1862 (water scavenger beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Hydrophilidae

Full reference: O. Heer. 1862. Beitr├Ąge zur Insektenfauna Oeningens: Coleoptera. Geodephagen, Hydrocanthariden, Gyriniden, Brachelytren, Clavicornen, Lamellicornen und Buprestiden. Natuurkundige Verhandelingen van de Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen te Haarlem 16(2):1-90

Belongs to Hydrophilus according to O. Heer 1862

Sister taxa: Hydrophilus antiquus, Hydrophilus carbonarius, Hydrophilus extricatus, Hydrophilus kuntzeni, Hydrophilus magnificus, Hydrophilus pergrandis, Hydrophilus pistaceus, Hydrophilus rottensis, Hydrophilus ruminianus, Hydrophilus spectabilis, Hydrophilus vexatorius

Type specimen: Its type locality is Monod, near Chexbres, which is in an Aquitanian lacustrine horizon in Switzerland

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Monod, near Chexbres

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