A review of the genus Pycnoglypta Thomson, 1858 (Staphylinidae, Omaliinae, Omaliini) with notes on related taxa.

@article{Shavrin2016ARO,
  title={A review of the genus Pycnoglypta Thomson, 1858 (Staphylinidae, Omaliinae, Omaliini) with notes on related taxa.},
  author={A. Shavrin},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2016},
  volume={4077 1},
  pages={
          1-94
        }
}
  • A. Shavrin
  • Published 2016
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • A review of Pycnoglypta Thomson, 1858, including a redefinition of the genus, is given. Lectotype of Omalium luridum Gyllenhal, 1813 is designated. The seven species of the genus are placed into three species groups, including the new monotypic baicalica group. Dropephylla sibirica (Mäklin 1878) comb. nov. is transferred from the genus Pycnoglypta and redescribed; consequently, the Dropephylla sibirica species group, which had been diagnosed before by Gusarov within the genus Pycnoglypta, is… CONTINUE READING
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