The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Apetasimus atratus (Scott in Sharp & Scott, 1908:456)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Orthostolus atratus Scott in Sharp & Scott, 1908: 456


Conservation Status

Last record: 1894 or later



Maui, Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Sharp, D. & Scott, H. (1908). Coleoptera 3. In: D. Sharp (Ed.), Fauna Hawaiiensis: being the landfauna of the Hawaiian Islands. Cambridge University Press, London, pp. 435 - 508.


Other references:

Ewing, Curtis. (2006). Revision of the endemic Hawaiian sap beetle genus Apetasimus Sharp 1908 (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae). Zootaxa 1385: 1-30. [pp. 28-29]


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