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Leptusa  Kraatz, 1856
Taxonomic Serial No.: 724521

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Sipalia Mulsant and Rey, 1853
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderStaphyliniformia Lameere, 1900  
                                        SuperfamilyStaphylinoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyStaphylinidae Latreille, 1802 – rove beetles, staphylins  
                                              SubfamilyAleocharinae Fleming, 1821  
                                                 TribeHomalotini Heer, 1839  
                                                    GenusLeptusa Kraatz, 1856  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Adoxopisalia) Pace, 1989  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Boreoleptusa) Pace, 1989  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Dysleptusa) Pace, 1982  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Eucryptusa) Casey, 1906  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Heteroleptusa) Pace, 1989  
                                                       Subgenus Leptusa (Ulitusa) Casey, 1906  
                                                     GenusLeptusa Kraatz, 1856 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                                       Species Leptusa bakeri (Casey, 1911)  
                                                       Species Leptusa gatineauensis Klimaszewski and Pelletier in Klimaszewski, Pelletier and Majka, 2004  
                                                       Species Leptusa gracilis (Sachse, 1852)  
                                                       Species Leptusa laticollis Notman, 1921  
                                                       Species Leptusa obscura Blatchley, 1910  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gusarov, Vladimir I.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of some types of North American aleocharines (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), with synonymic notes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, no. 353   
  Page(s): 1-134   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Reference for: Leptusa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Klimaszewski, Jan, Greg Pohl, and Georges Pelletier  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the Nearctic Silusa (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Canadian Entomologist, vol. 135, no. 2   
  Page(s): 159-186   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0008-347X   
  Reference for: Leptusa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Seevers, Charles H.  
  Publication Date: 1978   
  Article/Chapter Title: A generic and tribal revision of the North American Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fieldiana (Zoology), vol. 71   
  Page(s): vi + 289   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0015-0754   
  Notes: With additions and annotations by L. H. Herman   
  Reference for: Leptusa   

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