Lomechusoides amurensis

Jászay, Tomáš & Hlaváč, Peter, 2013, A taxonomic revision of the myrmecophilous genus Lomechusoides Tottenham, 1939 (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae) Part I. Redescription of the genus, definition of species groups and th, Zootaxa 3683 (1), pp. 65-81: 71

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3683.1.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:AC8FFCCA-001C-4B3E-876B-07F5A3B2405D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C6421214-A412-FFE6-FF5A-DF43FA39FB34

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scientific name

Lomechusoides amurensis
status

 

Key to the species of the amurensis  species group

1 Head long, widest just before posterior margin, temples much longer than eyes, eyes small, 0.22 of length of head.................................................................................................... L. schneideri 

- Head shorter, widest accross eyes, temples longer than eyes, eyes larger, at least 0.30 of length of head.................. 2

2 Pronotum in posterior corners narrower than elytra, elytra coarsely and densely punctured.................... L. kozlovi 

- Pronotum in posterior corners as wide than elytra, elytra finely and sparsely punctured............................... 3

3 Antenomere II as long as wide, apical part of spermatheca long ( Fig. 25View FIGURES 21 – 27. L), about as wide as basal part, 2.5 –3.0 times as long as wide...................................................................................... L. amurensis 

- Antenomere II wider than long, apical part of spermatheca short ( Fig. 33View FIGURES 32 – 41. L), about 1.5 times as wide as basal part, about 2.0 times as long as wide......................................................................... L. suensoni