Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phyllobaenus chapini (Wolcott)
Orig. Comb: Hydnocera chapini Wolcott, 1927
Explanation of Names
Patronym for Edward A. Chapin
(1894-1969) who was a curator of Coleoptera at the Smithsonian from 1934 until his retirement in 1954.
Wolcott, A.B. 1927. Descriptions of a new genus and four new species of North American Cleridae. Coleopterological Contributions, 1: 105-110.