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1 September 2010 New and Little Known Species of the Tribe Megapenthini Gurjeva, 1973 (Coleoptera: Elateridae) from Sulawesi
Rainer Schimmel, Dariusz Tarnawski
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Abstract

Eight new species of the tribe Megapenthini from the Indonesian island Sulawesi are described and illustrated: Abelater bosi sp. nov., A. buechei sp. nov., A. dongalaensis sp. nov., A. jakubi sp. nov., Cateanus sulawesiensis sp. nov., Friedrichiellus bosi sp. nov., Simodactylus saetosus sp. nov., and Xanthopenthes dongalaensis sp. nov. New records of further eight species of the tribe Megapenthini from Sulawesi are given. Abelater brandti Schimmel, 2004, and A. jaechi Schimmel, 2004 are recorded from this island for the first time.

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Rainer Schimmel and Dariusz Tarnawski "New and Little Known Species of the Tribe Megapenthini Gurjeva, 1973 (Coleoptera: Elateridae) from Sulawesi," Annales Zoologici 60(3), 325-336, (1 September 2010). https://doi.org/10.3161/000345410X535325
Received: 1 December 2009; Accepted: 30 August 2010; Published: 1 September 2010
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Coleoptera
distribution
Elateridae
Megapenthini
new species
Sulawesi
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