Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico

  title={Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico},
  author={Yves Bousquet},
  pages={1 - 1722}
Abstract All scientific names of Trachypachidae, Rhysodidae, and Carabidae (including cicindelines) recorded from America north of Mexico are catalogued. Available species-group names are listed in their original combinations with the author(s), year of publication, page citation, type locality, location of the name-bearing type, and etymology for many patronymic names. In addition, the reference in which a given species-group name is first synonymized is recorded for invalid taxa. Genus-group… 

Two new species of the genus Anillinus Casey (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Anillini) from the southern United States

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