Platynus dissipatus Scudder, 1890



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

S. H. Scudder. 1890. The Tertiary Insects of North America. Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories XIII: 1-734.


Other references:

Scudder, S. H. (1895). Canadian fossil insects, myriapods and arachnids, 2. The Coleoptera hitherto found fossil in Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Contributions to Canadian Palaeontology 2(1): 27-56.

Scudder, S. H. (1900). Adephagous and clavicorn Coleoptera from the Tertiary deposits at Florissant, Colorado with descriptions of a few other forms and a systematic list of the non-rhynchophorus Tertiary Coleoptera of North America. Monographs of the United States Geological Survey 40: 1-148


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