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CLASSIFICATION, NATURAL HISTORY, AND EVOLUTION OF THE GENUS APHELOCERUS KIRSCH (COLEOPTERA: CLERIDAE: CLERINAE)
Abstract The genus Aphelocerus is redefined to include 66 species as follows: A. leucomelas (Chevrolat); A. coalitus, n.sp.; A. echinatus, n.sp.; A. affaniatis, n.sp.; A. delicatulus (Barr); A.Expand
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Classification, natural history, and evolution of Neorthopleurinae Opitz (Coleoptera, Cleridae). Part III. The Genera Agaphalera Opitz, Allochotes Westwood, Kataspinula Opitz, Lebasiella Spinola,
Abstract A treatise involving eight genera that form a monophyletic group within Neorthopleurinae is presented. Three new species of the subfamily are described: Agaphalera corallina, sp. nov., A.Expand
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Classification, natural history, and evolution of the Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part I. The genera of Epiphloeinae.
The subfamily Epiphloeinae is defined to include fourteen genera as follows: Epiphloeus Spinola; Pilosirus, new genus; Plocamocera Spinola; Iontoclerus, new genus; Arenaria, new genus; lchneaExpand
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Classification, natural history, and evolution of the Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part III. The genera Parvochaetus , n. gen., Amboakis , n. gen., and Ellipotoma Spinola.
The checkered beetle genera Parvochaetus, n. gen. and Amboakis, n. gen. are described and the genus Ellipotoma Spinola is reviewed. Four new species plus P. linearis (Gorham), which represents a newExpand
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Classification, Natural History, and Evolution of the Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part VIII. The Genera Acanthocollum Opitz, Stegnoclava Opitz, and Ichnea Laporte
ABSTRACT The checkered beetle genera Acanthocollum Opitz and Stegnoclava Opitz are redescribed and the genus Ichnea Laporte is revised for the first time. The monotypic genus Acanthocollum containsExpand
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Classification, natural history, and evolution of Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part VII. The genera Hapsidopteris Opitz, Iontoclerus Opitz, Katamyurus Opitz, Megatrachys Opitz, Opitzia
This study deals with minimally speciose epiphloeine genera. Hapsidopteris, based on H. diastenus Opitz, (type locality: Mexico: Jalapa), is the presumed sister taxon of Opitzia Nemesio [typeExpand
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0123. New taxa of Epiphloeinae Kuwert (Cleridae) and Chaetosomatidae Crowson (Coleoptera: Cleroidea)
Twenty-one new taxa of Cleridae and one of Chaetosomatidae are described including four new genera: Acanthocollis, Decaphloeus, Megaphloeus, and Stegnoclava. Twenty new species are described: fiveExpand
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Revision of the New World genus Neorthopleura Barr (Coleoptera: Cleridae)
Summary. The checkered beetle genus Neorthopleura Barr is revised to include 27 species, of which 11 are described as new: N. patula n. sp. (Honduras), N. epitoma n. sp. (Mexico), N. abunca n. sp.Expand
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Classification, Natural History, and Evolution of Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part VI. the Genera Epiphlaeus Spinola and Opitzius Barr
Abstract. New World genus Epiphlaeus is redefined and evolutionarily linked to its sister genus Opitzius Barr. Epiphlaeus includes six species as follows: E. adonis sp. nov., E. duodecimmaculatusExpand
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Arawakis poinari Opitz, New Genus, New Species, A New Fossil Checkered Beetle in Dominican Amber (coleoptera: Cleridae: Clerinae) and Review of the Historical References of Fossil Cleridae
Abstract Arawakis poinari, new genus, new species, is described from Dominican Amber. The visible anatomical components of the fossil clearly point to membership in the subfamily Clerinae. AlthoughExpand
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