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New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Geotrupidae and Scarabaeidae. 2012. Webster, R.P.; Sweeney, J.D.; DeMerchant, I. ZooKeys 179::27-40. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.179.2607

Year: 2012

Issued by: Atlantic Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 33494

Language: English

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Abstract

Two species of Geotrupidae, Geotrupes splendidus splendidus (Fabricius) and Odonteus liebecki Wallis, are newly reported for New Brunswick, Canada. Twelve species of Scarabaeidae are added to the faunal list of the province, including Aegialia criddlei W. J. Brown, Caelius humeralis (W. J. Brown), Dialytellus dialytoides (Fall), Diapterna omissa (LeConte), D. pinguis (Haldeman), Planolinoides aenictus (Cooper and Gordon), and Stenotothorax badipes Melsheimer, and Ataenius strigatus (Say), which is also newly recorded for the Maritime provinces. Collection and bionomic notes and distribution maps are presented for each species.