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New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Mordellidae and Ripiphoridae. 2012. Webster, R.P.; Sweeney, J.D.; DeMerchant, I. ZooKeys 179:243-256. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.179.2583

Year: 2012

Issued by: Atlantic Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 33508

Language: English

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Eleven species of Mordellidae are newly recorded for New Brunswick, Canada. Six of these, Falsomordellistena discolor (Melsheimer), Falsomordellistena pubescens (Fabricius), Mordellistena ornata (Melsheimer), Mordellaria undulata (Melsheimer), Tomoxia inclusa LeConte, and Yakuhananomia bidentata (Say) are new for the Maritime provinces. Falsomordellistena pubescens is new to Canada. Pelecotoma flavipes Melsheimer (family Ripiphoridae) is reported for the first time for New Brunswick and the Maritime provinces. Collection and habitat data are presented for all these species.