First record of the genus Myrmedonota Cameron (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae) from North America, with descriptions of two new species

Munetoshi Maruyama, L. Brian Patrick, Jan Klimaszewski

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Abstract

The lomechusine genus Myrmedonota Cameron is recorded from North America for the first time. Myrmedonota is diagnosed, and two new species, M. aidani Maruyama & Klimaszewski, sp. nov., and M. lewisi Maruyama & Klimaszewski, sp. nov., are described and illustrated. Bionomical information is provided for both new species.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-43
Number of pages9
JournalZootaxa
Issue number1716
Publication statusPublished - Feb 28 2008

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Staphylinidae
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  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology

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First record of the genus Myrmedonota Cameron (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae) from North America, with descriptions of two new species. / Maruyama, Munetoshi; Patrick, L. Brian; Klimaszewski, Jan.

In: Zootaxa, No. 1716, 28.02.2008, p. 35-43.

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