The West Palearctic species of Hesperus Fauvel, 1874, with description of three new species from Turkey (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Staphylininae)
2007 (English)In: Koleopterologische Rundschau, ISSN 0075-6547, Vol. 77, 123-132 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The West Palearctic species of Hesperus FAUVEL, 1874 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) are treated. Three species, all discovered in southern Turkey, are described as new: Hesperus auricomus, H. gozukarai, H. turcicus. The habitat requirements of the new taxa are described and a key to the West Palearctic species of Hesperus is provided. The male copulatory organs of all species studied herein are illustrated. Hesperus rufipennis (GRAVENHORST, 1802) is recorded from Bulgaria for the first time.
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Wien: Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Oesterreich , 2007. Vol. 77, 123-132 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-81856OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-81856DiVA: diva2:556081