Original taxon name: Sphodrus modestus
Author of the original taxon name: Schaufuss, L.W.
Classic locality: [no type locality]
Reference where the scientific name of taxon was first described in: Schaufuss, L.W. (1862). [new species]. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 12: 18-20 pp.
Economy where the taxon was described in: BIH
Specific description of the place: [no precise locality]
Global distribution of taxon: BIH,HRV
Reference where the scientific name of taxon was accepted in: Löbl, I. & Löbl, D. (eds.) (2017). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera Volume 1 Revised and Updated Edition. Archostemata - Myxophaga - Adephaga. Brill. Leiden-Boston: 1443 pp pp.