Svatopluk Bílý, Aleš Smetana, Jiří Hájek, Jan Ježek, Čárlí Štich
ISSN : 0374-1036 (print) 1804-6487 (online)
Editor in Chief : Kment Petr
Editor in Chief : Kment Petr
Preliminary re-examination of genus-level taxonomy of the pollen beetle subfamily Meligethinae (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae)
Paolo Audisio, Francesco Lamanna, Sirio Strika, Lorenzo Costantini, Marco Trizzino, Emiliano Mancini, Gloria Antonini, Alessio De Biase, Andrew R. Cline, Pierfilippo Cerretti
The pollen beetle subfamily Meligethinae C. G. Thomson, 1859 (Nitidulidae), is distributed throughout the Holarctic, Afrotropical, Oriental, and Australasian Regions. Previously, the subfamily included fifteen genera and approximately seven hundred species, most of which were attributed to the…
Glischrochilus (Librodor) jelineki sp. nov. from China is described and illustrated. Diagnostic characters of the new species and of the related Glischrochilus (Librodor) japonius (Motschulsky, 1857) are figured.
Matthew L. Gimmel, Richard A. B. Leschen, Adam Ślipiński
In this paper we review the endemic New Zealand cucujoid beetle family Cyclaxyridae, fam. nov., which includes only the genus Cyclaxyra Broun, 1893. One new species is described (Cyclaxyra jelineki sp. nov.) and one new synonymy is established (C. politula (Broun, 1881) = C. impressa Broun, 1915,…
New species of the Hydroporus longulus-group from Iran, Armenia and Turkey with a synopsis of the group (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae)
Hydroporus jelineki sp. nov. is described from Iran and Turkey, H. hajeki sp. nov. from Iran, H. holzschuhi sp. nov. from Turkey and H. shaverdoae sp. nov. from Armenia. The lectotypes of H. jacobsoni Zaitzev, 1927 and H. kraatzii Schaum, 1868 are designated. Hydroporus libanus Régimbart, 1901 and…
Contribution to the Asian and Afrotropical species of the genus Dyschiriodes (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Scaritinae).
Seven new species of the genus Dyschiriodes Jeannel, 1959 are described, illustrated and compared to the related taxa: D. sabahensis sp. nov. from Malaysia (Sabah), D. hajeki sp. nov. from China (Yunnan), D. kadleci sp. nov. from India (Maharashtra), D. facchinii sp. nov. from Thailand, D. jelineki…
This paper provides new observations on the Bembidiina of Taiwan, still poorly known, and deals with their relationships with the Chinese and Japanese lineages. The extreme tendency to endemism of the Taiwanese Bembidiina (14 out of the currently 19 known species are endemic) is emphasized by three…
Note on the subgenus Pseudotrichotichnus of the genus Trichotichnus from Southeast Asia (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini)
Three new species of the subgenus Pseudotrichotichnus Habu, 1973 of the harpaline genus Trichotichnus Morawitz, 1863 are described from Southeast Asia: Trichotichnus (Pseudotrichotichnus) jelineki sp. nov. (Laos), T. (P.) tenui-tibialis sp. nov. (Malaysia), and T. (P.) vietnamensis sp. nov.…
Taxonomic notes on Laccobius, subgenus Glyptolaccobius, with new records and description of four new species (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae).
Elio Gentili, Martin Fikáček
s Gentili, 1989 are described: L. guttalis sp. nov. (Nepal), L. hanka sp. nov. (India: Arunachal Pradesh), L. josefi sp. nov. (India: Arunachal Pradesh) and L. sipeki sp. nov. (India: Meghalaya). New records are provided for the following species of the subgenus Glyptolaccobius: L. egregius Gentili,…
Andrew E. Z. Short
Two new species of the water scavenger beetle genus Oocyclus Sharp, 1882 are described from the Khasi Hills of India. Oocyclus armstrongorum sp. nov. and O. madidus sp. nov. were both collected from hygropetric habitats, consistent with other species of the genus.
New species and new records of Agyrtidae (Coleoptera) from China, India, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.
Jan Růžička, Andreas Pütz
Three new species of the family Agyrtidae are described from China: Apteroloma belousovi sp. nov. (Sichuan province), Apteroloma jelineki sp. nov. and Ipelates schuelkei sp. nov. (both Yunnan province). Female of Apteroloma qinlingense Rougemont, 2001 is redescribed. Necrophilus chinensis Zhou, 2005…
Taxonomic notes on the Bryaxis splendidus species group (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae), with the description of a new species from the Ukraine.
Species of the Bryaxis splendidus group are studied. One new species, Bryaxis cepliki sp. nov. is described from the Transcarpathian Ukraine. Bryaxis goliath Jeannel, 1922 is elevated to the species rank. Aedeagi of all species of the group are illustrated. Known records are listed and a key to…
Akarbatrus gen. nov., and Akarbatrus jelineki sp. nov. and A. diversicornis sp. nov. from Sumatra are described and illustrated.
Five new species of the genus Philonthus Stephens, 1829 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) are described: Philonthus jelineki sp. nov. (Republic of South Africa), Philonthus jelinekianus sp. nov. (Nigeria), Philonthus loxodonta sp. nov. (Republic of South Africa), Philonthus phacochoerus sp. nov. (Liberia)…
Contributions to the knowledge of the ‘Staphylinus-complex’ (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Staphylinini) of China. Part 19. The genus Ocypus Leach, 1819, subgenus Pseudocypus Mulsant & Rey, 1876. Section 3.
The paper deals with the three species of the lewisius-lineage of the subgenus Pseudocypus Mulsant & Rey, 1876 of the genus Ocypus Leach, 1819, known to occur at present on the territory of the People’s Republic of China. Ocypus lewisius Sharp, 1874 and O. densissimus (Bernhauer, 1933) are…
Erichsonius (Sectophilonthus) jelineki sp. nov., the first representative of the genus from the Seychelles (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Staphylininae).
Manfred Uhlig, Jiří JANÁK
Erichsonius (Sectophilonthus) jelineki sp. nov. from the Seychelles (type locality: Island of Mahé: Trois Frères) is described, illustrated, and distinguished from similar species.
Contribution to the knowledge of Elodes sericea species-group with description of two new species from Middle Asia (Coleoptera, Scirtidae).
Two new species of the genus Elodes Latreille, 1796 from Uzbekistan (Elodes jelineki sp. nov.) and Kazakhstan (Elodes gerdmuelleri sp. nov.) are described. Elodes orientalis Iablokoff-Khnzorian, 1973 is redescribed as a valid species. These three species represent along with Elodes sericea…
A study on the tribe Poecilonotini, with a revision of the subtribe Nesotrinchina subtrib. nov. and the description of a new genus and species from Papua New Guinea (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Chrysochroinae).
Svatopluk Bílý, Vítězslav Kubáň, Mark G. Volkovitsh
The preceding definitions of the tribe Poecilonotini Jakobson, 1913 are revised and commented and a new concept of the tribe Poecilonotini sensu novo is suggested. The subtribe Nesotrinchina Bílý, Kubáň & Volkovitsh, subtrib. nov. is described and revised including a study of selected taxa of the…
A taxonomic review of the genus Eorhipidius (Coleoptera: Ripiphoridae: Ripidiinae), with descriptions of three new species from Asia.
Jan Batelka, Jiří Hájek
The ripiphorid genus Eorhipidius Iablokoff-Khnzorian, 1986 is revised and four species are recognized: E. januschevi Iablokoff-Khnzorian, 1986 from Tajikistan, E. jelineki sp. nov. from Iran, E. loebli sp. nov. from Orissa (India) and E. ruzickai sp. nov. from Pakistan. All species are…
A review of the genus Stilbocistela (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Alleculinae) with description of new species from Malaysia and Indonesia.
Stilbocistela malaica sp. nov., S. rostislavi sp. nov. (both from Malaysia) and S. jelineki sp. nov. (Indonesia: Irian Jaya) are described, illustrated and compared with S. luzonica Borchmann, 1932 from the Philippines and S. manoiensis Borchmann, 1935 from New Guinea. New distributional data of the…
Three new Indasclera species from Laos including new data on distribution and list of species (Coleoptera: Oedemeridae)
Three new species of the genus Indasclera Švihla, 1980 are described and illustrated: Indasclera nigripes sp. nov., I. josefi sp. nov. and I. jelineki sp. nov. (all from Laos). Indasclera chapaensis (Pic, 1927), I. dalatensis (Pic, 1928) and I. griseicornis (Pic, 1922) are reported as new for the…
Two new species of Chrysolina Motschulsky from China, with redescription of C. kozlovi Lopatin and notes on the genus Doeberlia Warchałowski (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Chrysomelinae).
Sin-Qin Ge, Mauro Daccordi, Xing-Ke Yang
Two new species of the genus Chrysolina Motschulsky, 1860, C. jelineki Daccordi & Yang, sp. nov. and C. (Chrysocrosita) josefi Daccordi & Ge, sp. nov., are described from China and Chrysolina (Pezocrosita) kozlovi Lopatin, 1988 is redescribed. Habitus, aedeagi, spermathecae, antennae of male and…
Revisional study on the genus Mimastra (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae): Species with unmodified protarsomeres in male. Part 1.
The first results of a taxonomic study of the type material of the genus Mimastra Baly, 1865 are presented for 11 species in which the males do not have modified protarsomeres. Three species are described as new: Mimastra jelineki sp. nov. (Indonesia: Java and Bali), M. kremitovskyi sp. nov. (China:…
Roman Borovec, Enzo Colonnelli, Giuseppe Osella
Six new species of the genus Heisonyx Marshall, 1947 from South Africa (H. barclayi sp. nov., H. danielssoni sp. nov., H. fuscus sp. nov., H. giustocaroli sp. nov., H. hexarthrum sp. nov., and H. jelineki sp. nov.) are described, illustrated and keyed. The genus is redescribed and its taxonomic…