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Pterostichus neilgaimani sp. nov., a new species of ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from relict sacred grove in Eastern Georgia

GIORGI CHALADZE, LEVAN KALATOZISHVILI, ZURAB JANIASHVILI, GIORGI BAKURADZE

Abstract


A new species of ground beetles (Coleoptea: Carabidae) belonging to the subgenus Aphaonus Reitter, 1887 (genus Pterostichus Bonelli, 1810) is described, based on two specimens collected from the sacred grove of Khevsha (Eastern Georgia).

 


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Coleoptera, Carabidae

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4329.1.6

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