RECORD: Darwin, C. R. 1842. [Notes on South American beetles.] In G. R. Waterhouse, Carabideous insects collected by Charles Darwin, Esq., during the voyage of Her Majesty's ship Beagle. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 9 (April): 136-137.

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by AEL Data, corrected and edited by John van Wyhe 6.2008. RN1

[page] 136

[Abropus splendidus] "These insects live amongst the soft yellow balls which are excrescences, or rather fungi, growing on the Fagus antarctica, and which are eaten by the Fuegians."

[page] 137

[Migadops virescens] "under bark"1

1 See Darwin's insects, pp. 67, 69. See the full original publication Waterhouse 1842.

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