New species of the tenebrionid genus Menimus sharp, 1876 (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae) from southern Palaearctic

@article{Medvedev2007NewSO,
  title={New species of the tenebrionid genus Menimus sharp, 1876 (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae) from southern Palaearctic},
  author={Gleb Sergeevi{\vc} Medvedev},
  journal={Entomological Review},
  year={2007},
  volume={87},
  pages={865-879}
}
Three new species of the genus Menimus are described from Yunnan Province, China. Over 70 species of Menimus are distributed in the tropical and subtropical zones from India to Oceania and New Zealand. A new subgenus, Sinomenimus subgen. n., is erected with the type species M. kabaki sp. n. characterized by the absence of eyes and by the presence of the spermatheca and sharp depression at the posterior margin of the thoracic metasternite. The following new synonymy is established: Menimus Sharp… 

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