Synonyms: Linnaeus 1767
Lampyris corrusca, Ellychnia autumnalis, Ellychnia lacustris, Ellychnia latipennis
Fauna Boreali-americana, 1837, Pt. 4 by Kirby, pg. 251.
Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1844-45, Vol. 2 by Melsheimer, pp. 37 to 38.
Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1850-51: Synopsis of the Lampyrides of Temperate North America by LeConte, pg. 334.
The Canadian Entomologist, 1875, Vol. 7 by Bethune, pg. 113.
Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 1881-82, Vol. 9 by LeConte, pp. 31 to 32.
Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 1917, Vol. 25 by Williams, pp. 17 to 19.
The Coleopterists Bulletin, 1973, Vol. 27 #2: Firefly Parasites by Lloyd.
Canadian Journal of Arthropod ID, 2011 #16: Fireflies of Ontario by Luk et al., pg. 20.
Lampyrid, 2012, Vol. 2: Fireflies in the Snow by Faust, pp. 48 to 55.
Beetles of Eastern North America, 2014 by Evans, pg. 235.
Holotype as Ellychnia lacustris by LeConte, 1851. Type Locality: Lake Superior, Canada, North. In the Museum of Comparative Zoology, LeConte & Horn Collection; Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts. #2774. Photos.