Australian Marsh Beetles (Coleoptera: Scirtidae). 7. Genus Nothocyphon, new genus.

@article{Zwick2015AustralianMB,
  title={Australian Marsh Beetles (Coleoptera: Scirtidae). 7. Genus Nothocyphon, new genus.},
  author={Peter C. Zwick},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2015},
  volume={3981 3},
  pages={301-59}
}
The new genus Nothocyphon (type species: Helodes (Cyphon ?) lindensis Blackburn, 1892) is proposed for small Contacyphon-like Australian beetles. The included species exhibit a generalized body structure, lacking the derived character expressions of related genera. Male tergite 9 is very weakly developed, membranous and bare. This is derived but as a… CONTINUE READING