Silpha tristis Illiger, 1798

Çiftçi, Derya, Růžička, Jan, Hasbenli, Abdullah & Şahin, Ülfet, 2018, The large carrion beetles (Coleoptera: Silphidae) of Turkey: a review with a new species record, Zootaxa 4441 (3), pp. 555-591: 582

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4441.3.10

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DF87ED-F466-C04C-7CF0-FED5FA434F34

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scientific name

Silpha tristis Illiger, 1798
status

 

Silpha tristis Illiger, 1798 

( Figs 17 View Figure , 45 View Figure )

Material examined. Turkey: Erzurum: 1 spec., Aşkale, Kükürtlü village , 39°51'21.98"N / 40°35'30.96"E, 1940 m, 25.VI.2011, D. Çiftçi & A. Hasbenli leg. (MAZMGU)GoogleMaps  ; Bitlis: 1 female; Tatvan env., Nemrut Dağı, Güroymak , ca. 38°36'N 042°02'E, 1600 m, 14.V.2005, K. Orszulik leg. ( KORC)GoogleMaps  ; Kars: 1 male, Susuz env., Doyumlu , 40.8390°N / 033.0321°E, 1400 m, 4.–7.V.2011, S. Murzin leg. ( JRUC)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution in Turkey. Artvin ( Háva et al. 1998); İzmir ( Tezcan and Háva 2001; Tezcan et al. 2010).

Remarks. A widely distributed European species, also known from Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Iran and Turkey (Růžička 2015). In central Europe, it prefers wet open habitats ( Růžička 1994). In Turkey, recorded only from a few scattered records ( Fig. 45 View Figure ). Here reported for the first time from Bitlis, Çankırı and Erzurum Provinces.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Silphidae

Genus

Silpha