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- Carlton, C.E.; Leschen, R.A.B.
- Annals of the Entomological Society of America 2008 v.101 no.1 pp. 13-19
- univoltine habit, etc ; Staphylinidae; larvae; descriptions; insect morphology; insect taxonomy; life history; population dynamics; developmental stages; immatures; New Zealand; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Approximately 8,900 species of the staphylinid beetle subfamily Pselaphinae have been described, based on adults, but the larvae of only 18 species and 14 genera have been described in sufficient detail for systematic study. The larva of Pselaphophus atriventris (Westwood) (Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae: Pselaphini) is described herein based on a series collected in a pasture habitat in New Zealand. ...