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A Review of the Genus Calyptopsis Solier, 1835 (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae: Pimeliinae: Tentyriini) from Kazakhstan and Middle Asia

Author:
Chigray, S. N., Nabozhenko, M. V.
Source:
Entomological revue 2018 v.98 no.8 pp. 1124-1138
ISSN:
0013-8738
Subject:
Tenebrionidae, lectotypes, taxonomic keys, Iran, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Abstract:
A taxonomic review of the tenebrionid-beetle genus Calyptopsis Solier, 1835 from Kazakhstan and Middle Asia is given. In total, five species are listed: C. clypeata Faust, 1875 (Turkmenistan, Iran), C. deplanata Faust, 1875 (Turkmenistan), C. incerta Faust, 1875 (Turkmenistan, Iran), C. punctiventris Baudi di Selve, 1874 (Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan), and C. faustisp. n. (Turkmenistan). A new synonymy is established: Calyptopsis punctiventris Baudi di Selve, 1874 = Calyptopsis laevipennis Reitter, 1897, syn. n. Lectotype of Calyptopsis deplanata is designated. A key to the species of the genus Calyptopsis from Kazakhstan and Middle Asia is given.
Agid:
6314529