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A new species of the genus Nalassus Mulsant (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Helopini) from the Baltic amber
The first Eocene species of the tribe Helopini, Nalassus klebsi sp. nov., from the Baltic amber is described. The new species is included in the nominative subgenus and similar to the extant speciesExpand
Contributions to the knowledge of North American tenebrionids of the subtribe Cylindrinotina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Helopini).
Three North American species of Helops are reassigned to the genus Nalassus and a lectotype is designated for Helops californicus. Expand
Taxonomic notes on the genera Hedyphanes Fischer von Waldheim, 1820 and Entomogonus Solier, 1848 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) of Turkey
Four species of Hedyphanes F.-W. are distributed in Anatolia: H. cordicollis Seidlitz, 1896 (Diyarbakir), H. khachikovi sp. nov. (southern part of Tunceli Province), H. lutosus Allard, 1877 sp.Expand
Review of the genus Catomus Allard, 1876 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in Iran
Five species of the genusCatomus Allard, 1876 are known from Iran and a key to the species of Catomus in the Iranian fauna is given. Expand
The oldest opatrine terrestrial darkling beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Tenebrioninae) from the Paleocene of Menat (France)
The oldest terrestrial darkling beetle of the opatrine lineage, Palaeosclerum pohli gen. et. sp. nov. (subfamily Tenebrioninae) is described from the Middle Paleocene of Menat (France). The complexExpand
Socotraphanes – a New Endemic Genus of Darkling Beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from Socotra Island
A new tenebrionid genus Socotraphanes gen. nov. and two new species, which have ‘helopioid’ structure of female genital tubes with multiply branched spermatheca, weakly sclerotized apical part of vagina and unusual short accessory gland, are described from Socotra Island (Yemen). Expand
Review of the Genus Cylindrinotus Faldermann, 1837 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Helopini)
The holotype of uncertain species Cylindrinotus gibbosus (Seidlitz, 1896) was studied, and a redescription and notes on distribution of this species are given. Expand
A new species of comb-clawed beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Alleculinae) from the Lower Cretaceous of Yixian (China, Liaoning Province)
A new genus and species of comb-clawed beetles, Calcarocistela kirejtshuki, from the Lower Cretaceous of Yixian (China), and assigned to the tribe Gonoderini of the subfamily Alleculinae (family Tenebrionidae) based on the following characters. Expand
A review of the genus Prosodes Eschscholtz, 1829 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) of Iran.
The Iranian species Prosodes neopersis Semenov, 1910 is resurrected from the synonymy of Prosodes vestita Allard, 1880 and recorded from Turkmenistan for the first time. Expand