Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Ptiliidae > Genus: Acrotrichis > Species: Acrotrichis sericans

Acrotrichis sericans (Heer, 1841)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Acrotrichis acuminata Motschulsky, 1851
Trichopteryx ambigua Matthews, 1865
Acrotrichis australica Deane, 1930
Ptilium bovinum Motschulsky, 1845
Ptilium brevis Motschulsky, 1845
Trichopteryx canariensis Matthews, 1865
Trichopteryx chevrolatii Allibert, 1844
Trichopteryx depressa Gillmeister, 1845
Trichopteryx edithia Matthews, 1871
Acrotrichis elevata Motschulsky, 1851
Trichopteryx gibba Allibert, 1847
Trichopteryx longula Matthews, 1871
Trichopteryx melanaria Allibert, 1844
Acrotrichis nigricornis Motchulsky, 1869
Acrotrichis nowosadi Mlynarski, 1984
Acrotrichis obcaena Wollaston, 1857
Acrotrichis ovatula Motchulsky, 1869
Acratrichis parallela Motschulsky, 1869
Acrotrichis porteri Brethes, 1915
Trichopteryx poweri Matthews, 1872
Trichopteryx subnitens Rey, 1889
Trichopteryx waterhousii Matthews, 1866

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