Translator Disclaimer
18 December 2015 Somocoelia triplehorni Merkl and Egorov (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), the First Species of Platyscelidini in Iran
O. Merkl, L. V. Egorov
Author Affiliations +
Abstract

Somocoelia triplehorni Merkl and Egorov, new species, is described from Iran (Eastern Alborz Mts.). This is the first species of the tribe Platyscelidini from Iran. Somocoelia gracilipesKaszab, 1940, new status, is re-elevated to species rank.

O. Merkl and L. V. Egorov "Somocoelia triplehorni Merkl and Egorov (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), the First Species of Platyscelidini in Iran," The Coleopterists Bulletin 69(mo14), 73-77, (18 December 2015). https://doi.org/10.1649/0010-065X-69.mo4.73
Received: 27 July 2015; Accepted: 4 November 2015; Published: 18 December 2015
JOURNAL ARTICLE
5 PAGES


Share
SHARE
KEYWORDS
Alborz
Chuck Triplehorn
darkling beetles
Golestan
new species
taxonomy
RIGHTS & PERMISSIONS
Get copyright permission
Back to Top