Explanation of Names
Tetartopeus tetricus Casey 1905
Latin 'harsh, stern'(1)
Eastern north america: Ontario, west to Iowa, south to s.Florida and Texas.(2)
Type Locality: "Tex.: Austin; on the Colorado River above Columbus, Travis, Texas, United States"
Note, the type series of this sp. was collected by Schwarz who collected in and around Austin County, Texas. Schwarz is not known to have ever visited the City of Austin, Travis County, Texas.