Phalacridae of Socotra Island (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea)

Pages 233-240
Citation GIMMEL, Matthew L.. Phalacridae of Socotra Island (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae. Prague: National Museum, 2012, 52, 233-240. ISSN 0374-1036 (print) 1804-6487 (online). Also available from:
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The family Phalacridae is newly reported from Socotra. Three species in three genera are recorded, including two new species: Olibrosoma eudaimonarabiana, sp. nov., Olibrus socotrana, sp. nov., and Pseudolibrus gestroi Flach, 1889. Illustrations of each species are provided, and a key is given to allow identification of Socotran species.

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