Hypharpax australis, copyright Jon Sullivan.

Belongs within: Harpalitae.

Hypharpax is a genus of ground beetles found in Indonesia and Australasia, characterised by the presence of a tooth on the mentum, strongly setose abdominal ventrites and a stout hind tarsus.

Hypharpax Macleay 1825 [incl. Sagraemerus Redtenbacher 1867] LM87
    |–*H. lateralis (Macleay 1825) [=Harpalus (*Hypharpax) lateralis] LM87
    |–H. aereus (Dejean 1829) [=Harpalus aereus; incl. H. boisduvalii Castelnau 1867] LM87
    |–H. assimilis (Macleay 1888) [=Haplaner assimilis] LM87
    |–H. australasiae (Dejean 1829) [=Harpalus australasiae] LM87
    |–H. australis (Dejean 1829) (see below for synonymy) LM87
    |–H. bostockii (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus bostockii] LM87
    |–H. convexiusculus (Macleay 1871) [=Harpalus convexiusculus] LM87
    |–H. dentipes Wiedemann 1823 [incl. *Sagraemerus javanus Redtenbacher 1867] LM87
    |–H. deyrollei (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus deyrolii, Ha. deyrollei] LM87
    |–H. flavitarsis Chaudoir 1878 LM87
    |–H. flindersii (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus flindersii] LM87
    |–H. habitans Sloane 1895 LM87
    |–H. interioris Sloane 1895 LM87
    |–H. kingii (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus kingii] LM87
    |–H. kreftii (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus kreftii; incl. Hy. opacipennis Macleay 1888, Hy. varus Macleay 1888] LM87
    |–‘Harpalus’ mandibularis Castelnau 1867 [=Diaphoromerus queenslandicus Csiki 1932, Hypharpax queenslandicus] lM87
    |–H. moestus (Dejean 1829) (see below for synonymy) LM87
    |–H. nitens Sloane 1911 LM87
    |–H. obsoletus Blackburn 1892 LM87
    |–H. peronii (Castelnau 1867) (see below for synonymy) LM87
    |–H. puncticollis (Macleay 1888) [=Haplaner puncticollis] LM87
    |–H. ranula (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus ranula] LM87
    |–H. rotundipennis Chaudoir 1878 LM87
    |–H. sculpturalis (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus sculpturalis] LM87
    |–H. sloanei Blackburn 1891 LM87
    |–H. subsericeus (Macleay 1888) [=Haplaner subsericeus] LM87
    `–H. vilis Blackburn 1891 LM87

Hypharpax australis (Dejean 1829) [=Harpalus australis; incl. Ha. coxii Castelnau 1867, Ha. inornatus Germar 1848, Hypharpax parvus Chaudoir 1878] LM87

Hypharpax moestus (Dejean 1829) [=Harpalus moestus, Diaphoromerus maestus (l. c.); incl. Ha. rana Castelnau 1867, Ha. tasmanicus Castelnau 1867, Ha. yarrae Castelnau 1867] LM87

Hypharpax peronii (Castelnau 1867) [=Harpalus peronii; incl. Hy. inornatus Blackburn 1888 non Ha. inornatus Germar 1848, Hy. latiusculus Chaudoir 1878, Harpalus novaehollandiae Castelnau 1867, Hy. puncticauda Bates 1878] LM87

*Type species of generic name indicated


[LM87] Lawrence, J. F., B. P. Moore, J. E. Pyke & T. A. Weir. 1987. Zoological Catalogue of Australia vol. 4. Coleoptera: Archostemata, Myxophaga and Adephaga. Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.

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