Record details

Title
    New species of the subfamily Malthininae (Coleoptera: Cantharidae) from the western Palaearctic Region
Author
    Švihla, Vladimír
Language
    anglicky
Publication type
    článek v periodiku
Source title - serial
    Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae
Vol./nr.
    Roč. 49, č. 1
Pages
    26
Year
    2009
Thesaurus term
    Cantharidae
    Coleoptera
    Malthinus
    Malthodes
    new species
    new subspecies
    new synonym
    Palaearctic Region
    status change
Keyword
    Cantharidae
    Coleoptera
    Malthininae
    New
    Palaearctic
    Region
    Species
    Subfamily
    Western
Abstract (in english)
   The following taxa of the subfamily Malthininae from the western Palaearctic Region are desribed and illustrated: Malthinus hulai sp. nov. (Turkey), M. ciraliensis sp. nov. (Turkey), M. malinkai sp. nov. (Turkey), M. egadiensis sp. nov. (Italy: Egadi Is.), Malthodes malinkorum sp. nov. (Turkey), M. zdeneki sp. nov. (Turkey), M. flagellatus sp. nov. (Turkey), M. aphroditae sp. nov. (Cyprus), M. fritzlari sp. nov. (Cyprus), M. lysosensis sp. nov. (Cyprus), M. anadyomenae sp. nov. (Cyprus), M. cyprogenius sp.nov. (Cyprus), M. denizlianus lesvosensis ssp. nov. (Greece: Lesvos I.), M. andreasi sp. nov. (Turkey), M. paveli sp. nov. (Iran) and M. lycicus sp. nov. (Turkey). Species status is given to Malthodes bucakensis Wittmer, 1970, stat. nov., elevated from M. besucheti bucakensis Wittmer, 1970. Malthinus fasciatus (Olivier, 1790) is synonymised with Malthinus bulgaricus Švihla, 1990, syn. nov. Additional characters of Malthinus peyerimhoffi Constantin, 1979 are illustrated.
Contributor
    Národní muzeum Praha
Contributor code
    NM
Source format
    R
Import date
    8. 8. 2012