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Ceratognathus westwoodii THOMSON, 1862.

Ceratognathus westwoodii THOMSON, 1862:403, 433-434, 435 [Australia].

Ceratognathus punctatissimus WESTWOOD, 1863: 433-434, pl.15, fig. 4 [Nova Hollandia].

Ceratognathus Westwoodii THOMSON; Parry, 1864:102, 109.

Ceratognathus Westwoodii THOMSON; Parry, 1870:68, 99, 116.

(Ceratognathus setiger HOWITT); Parry, 1870:99 as a synonym.

Ceratognathus Westwoodi THOMSON; Felsche, 1898:84.

Ceratognathus westwoodi THOMSON; Van Roon, 1905:175.

Ceratognathus Westwoodi THOMSON; Van Roon, 1910:56.

Ceratognathus Westwoodi THOMSON; Carter, 1925:234.

Ceratognathus Westwoodi THOMSON; Benesh, 1952:137.

Ceratognathus Westwoodi THOMSON; Didier & Séguy, 1953:189.

Ceratognathus westwoodi THOMSON; Benesh, 1960:20.

Ceratognathus westwoodi THOMSON; Maes, 1992:7.

Ceratognathus westwoodi THOMSON; Moore & Cassis, 1992:19.

Ceratognathus westwoodi THOMSON; Holloway, 1998:fig. 35.

Australia.

Victoria : Melbourne, 37°49S-144°58E (Citated by Parry, 1870).

Arve Loop, in Atherosperma moschatum, collected 3-IX-81, emerged 6-XI-81, col. R. Bashford, Id. As "Sp. K" (1 female in Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO, Canberra).

Australia (male HOLOTYPUS of Ceratognathus Westwoodii THOMSON 1862 in National Museum of Natural History, Paris).

Australia : Nova Hollandia (male HOLOTYPUS of Ceratognathus punctatissimus WESTWOOD 1863 in British Museum of Natural History).

Tasmania.

Tasmania : Queenstown, 4-II-23, col. A. Tonnoir (1 female col. Maes, Nicaragua).

Tasmania : Hobart : Mt. Wellington, 8-XI-97 (1 ex. coll. Kiyotami Fukinuki, Japan).

Tasmania : SW Huonville : Bermuda Road, 4-II-89, col. R. Bell (1 male in Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO, Canberra).

Tasmania, ex. col. C. Allport (1 male col. Maes, Nicaragua).

Tasmania (2 males, 2 females in MacLeay Museum, Sydney) (1 male, 1 female in coll. L. Bartolozzi, Firenze, Italy).

Note : Moore & Cassis (1992) restrict the distribution to Tasmania.

Biology.

Saproxylophagous.

TEXT : MAES JEAN-MICHEL

PICTURES : GALANT ALAIN

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