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A review of North American Elonus species, with description of E. gruberi n. sp. (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea: Aderidae)

NICOLAS GOMPEL

Abstract


This work provides a taxonomic survey of the North American species of the genus Elonus Casey, 1895 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea: Aderidae). It includes the description of a new species, Elonus gruberi n. sp. from the United States, related to E. hesperus Werner, 1990 and to E. basalis (LeConte, 1855). A review and key to the North American species is provided.

 


Keywords


Coleoptera, Tenebrionoidea, Aderidae, United States, dichotomous key

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4338.3.8

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