Oxypoda (Podoxya)

Assing, Volker, 2018, Three new species of Oxypoda from Spain, Armenia, and Ukraine with notes on the fauna of Armenia (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), Linzer biologische Beiträge 50 (1), pp. 111-127: 126-127

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Oxypoda (Podoxya)


Oxypoda (Podoxya)   nov.sp.

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: Armenia: 1♀, 30 km NW Sisian , 39°47'N, 45°56'E, 2960 m, grassy slope with rocks, roots and debris sifted, 2.VII.2016, leg. Assing (cAss) GoogleMaps   ; 2♀♀, 30 km NW Sisian, Mt. Karkar , 39°47'N, 45°56'E, 3000 m, wetland, moist debris near water sifted, 11.VII.2017, leg. Assing (cAss) GoogleMaps   .

C o m m e n t: The above specimens most likely represent an undescribed species closely allied to O. lentula and O. verminata   . It remains undescribed for want of males.