Taxonomic revision of Afrotropical Laccophilus Leach, 1815 (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae)

@article{Bistrm2015TaxonomicRO,
  title={Taxonomic revision of Afrotropical Laccophilus Leach, 1815 (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae)},
  author={Olof Bistr{\"o}m and Anders N. Nilsson and Johannes Bergsten},
  journal={ZooKeys},
  year={2015},
  pages={1 - 379}
}
Abstract The African species of the genus Laccophilus Leach, 1815, are revised, on the basis of study of adult specimens. In all, 105 species are now recognized. A phenetic character-analysis was undertaken, which resulted in a split of the genus into 17 species groups. Diagnoses and a description of each species are given together with keys for identification of species groups and species. We also provide habitus photos, illustration of male genitalia and distribution maps for all species. New… 

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