Scarites guineensis Dejean, 1831

Abdel-Dayem, Mahmoud S., Rasool, Iftekhar, Elgharbawy, Ali A., Nagel, Peter & Aldhafer, Hathal M., 2018, Faunistic inventory and zoogeographical analysis of the ground beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) of Garf Raydah Nature Reserve, Southwestern of Saudi Arabia, and description of a new species of Paussinae, Zootaxa 4514 (3), pp. 341-371: 361

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4514.3.3

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3799082

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scientific name

Scarites guineensis Dejean, 1831
status

 

Scarites guineensis Dejean, 1831  

Material examined. GRNR: 1614 m: 26.VIII.2014, PT, 1 ♀   .

Distribution. It is distributed in the AFR_ORR_SAR realms occurring in Sahara and Sahel of Africa (EG, ER, ET, LY, MR, NE, NG, SD, SN, TD) and in southern and southeastern Asia (AE ( Gillett 2009), IN, IR, LB, PK, SA, SY, YE).

Life forms and Remarks. ZGDG(L) species. This taxon was reported from Asir Province at an altitudinal range of 2000–2050 ( Basilewsky 1979; Balkenohl 1994) and from Makkah of western KSA ( Britton 1948) from 1485 m. The adults were collected from an Opuntia ficus-indica   community at lowest altitude of GRNR (1614 m).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Scarites