Passalidae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) from Ilha Grande (Angra dos Reis, RJ) with new diagnosis and distributional records in Brazil

@article{Mattos2014PassalidaeS,
  title={Passalidae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) from Ilha Grande (Angra dos Reis, RJ) with new diagnosis and distributional records in Brazil},
  author={Ingrid Mattos and J. R. M. Mermudes},
  journal={Check List},
  year={2014},
  volume={10},
  pages={260-268}
}
  • Ingrid Mattos, J. R. M. Mermudes
  • Published 2014
  • Biology
  • Check List
  • A survey of the Passalidae species recorded to the Ilha Grande (Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is presented, with illustrations for each species and a key with diagnosis for genera. Passalus (P.) denticollis Kaup, 1869 and Veturius (V.) transversus Dalman, 1817 was the relative abundance most dominate, representing almost 50% of relative abundance of species in each genus respectively. The study included material collected between January and December of 2008 and it results in 13… CONTINUE READING
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