Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
Histerídeos (Staphyliniformia: Coleoptera: Histeridae) dos Campos Gerais, Paraná, Brasil
Histeridae is a group of beetles with diverse morphology known as generalist predators and which occurs in a wide variety of habitats. The objective of this paper was to present the first list of… Expand
New Records of Termite Hosts for Two Species of Hoplopyga, with Notes on the Life Cycle of Hoplopyga brasiliensis (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae)
ABSTRACT We provide the first report of larvae of Hoplopyga brasiliensis (Gory and Percheron) and H. singuhris (Gory and Percheron) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) in nests of Cornitermes… Expand
First report of two species of scarab beetles (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) inside nests of Azteca cf. chartifex Forel (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in Brazilian Amazonian Rainforest
- João Rafael Alves-Oliveira, Diego Matheus de Mello Mendes, Douglas Aparecido de Campos, Alberto Moreira da Silva-Neto, J. W. Morais, P. C. Grossi
- 1 October 2016
We report for the first time the occurrence of two species of scarab beetles, Phileurus carinatus declivis Prell, 1914 (Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae) and Cyclidius elongatus (Olivier, 1789) (Cetoniinae:… Expand
Surutu jelineki Endrödi (Cyclocephalini), a New Junior Synonym of Platyphileurus felscheanus Ohaus (Phileurini) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae)
The monotypic genus Platyphileurus Ohaus (Phileurini), with its only species Platyphileurus felscheanus Ohaus, was described by Ohaus (1910) based on a supposed female in his collection and an… Expand
Revision of Philoscaptus Brèthes, 1919 and description of a new genus (Coleoptera, Melolonthidae, Dynastinae).
The genus Philoscaptus Brethes, 1919 is revised. It now includes only P. bonariensis (Burmeister), a species found mainly in open areas along the Parana River basin. The other species, P. laminifer… Expand
Coleoptera species of forensic importance from Brazil: an updated list
A list of the Coleoptera of importance from Brazil, based on published records was compiled. The checklist contains 345 species of 16 families allocated to 16 states of the country. In addition,… Expand
Flight patterns and sex ratio of beetles of the subfamily Dynastinae (Coleoptera, Melolonthidae)
Dynastinae is one of the most representative subfamilies of Melolonthidae (Scarabaeoidea) and has considerable ecological importance due mainly to interactions with plants of the families Araceae and… Expand
Revision of the rhinoceros beetle genus Oryctophileurus Kolbe with description of a new species, the male of O. varicosus Prell, and notes on biogeography (Scarabaeoidea, Dynastinae, Phileurini)
Abstract The genus Oryctophileurus is reviewed and its validity is supported by a combination of the following apomorphic characters: a single cephalic horn with lateral carina, pronotal cavity with… Expand
New record of predatory ladybird beetle (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) feeding on extrafloral nectaries
New record of predatory ladybird beetle (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) feeding on extrafloral nectaries. Feeding by Exoplectra miniata (Germar) on extrafloral nectaries of Inga edulis Mart. was observed… Expand
Two new species of Cyclocephala (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Melolonthidae) from Minas Gerais State, Brazil.
Two new species of Cyclocephala constituting a new species group in the genus, Cyclocephala machadoi sp. nov. (Holotype male deposited in CERPE: Brazil, Minas Gerais State, São Gonçalo do Rio Preto… Expand