Case 3517 LATRIDIIDAE Erichson, 1842 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed precedence over CORTICARIIDAE Curtis, 1829; and Corticaria Marsham, 1802: proposed conservation of usage by designation of Corticaria ferruginea Marsham, 1802 as the type species

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2010
Authors:Bouchard, P, Bousquet, Y, Lord, NP
Journal:Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature
Volume:67
Issue:2
Start Page:145
Pagination:145-150
Date Published:06/2010
Type of Article:Case
Keywords:Coleoptera, Corticaria, Corticaria ferruginea, CORTICARIIDAE, CUCUJOIDEA, LATHRIDIIDAE, Lathridius, LATRIDIIDAE, Latridius, Nomenclature, taxonomy
Abstract:

The purpose of this application, under Articles 23.9.3 and 70.2 of the Code,
is to conserve the usage of the CUCUJOIDEA family name LATRIDIIDAE Erichson, 1842
by giving it precedence over the senior name CORTICARIIDAE Curtis, 1829, and to
conserve the current usage of the widely used name Corticaria Marsham, 1802 by
designation of Corticaria ferruginea Marsham, 1802 as the type species.

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith