Ophonus Dejean, 1821,

Azadbakhsh, Saeed & Nozari, Jamasb, 2015, Checklist of the Iranian Ground Beetles (Coleoptera; Carabidae), Zootaxa 4024 (1), pp. 1-108: 74-76

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scientific name

Ophonus Dejean, 1821
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Genus Ophonus Dejean, 1821 

Subgenus Ophonus Dejean, 1821 

Ophonus (Ophonus) diffinis (Dejean, 1829) 

Citations: 5 km East of Maku, 1140 m (Prov. of East Azarbaijan; Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Ophonus) heinzi Wrase, 1991 

Citations: Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Ophonus (Ophonus) laticollis Mannerheim, 1825 

Citations: Samin & Sakenin (2014) cited the species from Nowshahr (Prov. of Mazandaran) but this record is dubious as in last Palearctic catalogue ( Löbl & Smetana, 2003).

Ophonus (Ophonus) sabulicola (Panzer, 1796) 

Citations: Distributed in north of Iran the caspian region. Miankouh (Prov. of Gilan; Salari et al., 2013); Gorgan env. (Prov. of Golestan; Afshari & Khormali, 2014).

Subgenus Hesperophonus Antoine, 1959 

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) azureus (Fabricius, 1775) 

Citations: Province Mazandaran ( Chaudoir, 1842); Tschamestan (Prov. of Mazandaran; Jedlička, 1961).

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) convexicollis Ménétriés, 1832 

Studied material: ( ZMTU): Shiraz, 2010 (Prov. of Fars), Baladeh, 2010 (Prov. of Mazandaran), Jamal Abad (Prov. of Qazvin) and Quemsar, 2012 (Prov. of Esfahan).

Citations: Without exact locality (Sciaky, 1987); Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) cribricollis (Dejean, 1829) 

Citations: Farsistan region (prov. of Fars; Redtenfoacher, 1848); Province East Azarbaijan ( Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) rebellus (Schauberger, 1926) 

Studied material: Kermanshah C. 2014 (Prov. of Kermanshah); ( ZMTU): Karaj, Uni of Agriculture and Baraghan, River (Prov. of Elburz), Kolyak; 40km S Tavir; Kolijak and Firooz Kola (Prov. of Mazandaran), Ghole, Sabz, NW Shahr-e Kord, 2240 m (Prov. of Chahar Mahal va Bakhtiari).

Citations: Distributed mostly in Center like Tehran and Esfahan and west parts of Iran. Astrabad (Prov. of Golestan; Kataev, 2001); Ayuriq Village (Prov. of Ardabil; Atamehr, 2013); Gorgan env. (Prov. of Golestan; Afshari & Khormali, 2014).

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) similis (Dejean, 1829) 

Citations: Provinces Azarbaygan-e Garbi, Gilan and Khuzestan ( Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) subquadratus (Dejean, 1829) 

Citations: Farsistan region (prov. of Fars; Redtenfoacher, 1848); Province Fars ( Wrase, 2005); Rostam abad (Prov. of Gilan; Salari et al., 2013).

Subgenus Macrophonus Tschitschérine, 1901 

Ophonus (Macrophonus) oblongus (Schaum, 1858) Citations  : Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Subgenus Metophonus Bedel, 1897 

Ophonus (Metophonus) austrocaspicus Kataev & Belousov, 2001 

Studied material: ( ZMTU): Kolijak, 1600-1850 m (Prov. of Mazandaran). Citations: Rasht, 650 m (Prov. of Gilan; Kataev, 2001); Chorteh (Prov. of Mazandaran; Kataev, 2001); Kopet- Dagh, Siaret, 1160 m (Prov. of Golestan; Kataev, 2001); Gorgan env. (Prov. of Golestan; Wrase, 2005); Rudbar env. (Prov. of Gilan; Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Metophonus) cordatus (Duftschmid, 1812) 

Citations: Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Ophonus (Metophonus) davatchii (Morvan, 1981) 

Studied material: ( ZMTU): Takir; 15 km east of Baladeh, Valashid and 10 km West of Pol-e Sefid, 870 m (Prov. of Mazandaran).

Citations: Damavand Mt. Gosfand Sara (Prov. of Tehran; Morvan, 1981); Takir and 15 km east of Baladeh, 5 km West of Mesen, 10 km West of Pol-e Sefid (Prov. of Mazandaran; Morvan, 1981).

Ophonus (Metophonus) hittita Sciaky, 1987 Citations  : Province Hamadan ( Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Metophonus) israelita Brulerie, 1876 

Citations: Provinces Azarbaigan-e Bakhtari and Hamadan ( Wrase, 2005).

Ophonus (Metophonus) melletii hyrcanus Kataev, 2001 

Citations: Gorgan, Astrabad (Prov. of Golestan; Afshari & Khormali, 2014; Kataev, 2001).

Ophonus (Metophonus) puncticeps Stephens, 1828 

Citations: Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Ophonus (Metophonus) rufibarbis (Fabricius, 1792) 

Studied material: ( ZMTU): Takir, 2010 (Prov. of Mazandaran) Citations: Without exact locality ( Kataev & Wrase, 2003).

Ophonus (Metophonus) scharifi (Morvan, 1977) 

= abalisensis (Morvan, 1977)

Citations: Ab-Ali Village, 2800 m (Prov. of Tehran; Morvan, 1977); Shahrak, 1800 m (Prov. of Gazvin; Morvan, 1977); Elburz Mts. R (Morvan, 1977).

Ophonus (Metophonus) sciakyi Wrase, 1990 

Studied material: ( ZMTU): Kolyak and Tavir (Prov. of Mazandaran). Citations: Astrabad (Prov. of Mazandaran; Wrase, 1990); Without exact locality ( Kataev, 2001).

Ophonus (Metophonus) veluchianus (J.Müller, 1931) Citations  : Province West Azarbaijan ( Wrase, 2005).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Loc

Ophonus Dejean, 1821

Azadbakhsh, Saeed & Nozari, Jamasb 2015
2015
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) austrocaspicus

Kataev & Belousov 2001
2001
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) melletii hyrcanus

Kataev 2001
2001
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) sciakyi

Wrase 1990
1990
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) davatchii

Morvan 1981
1981
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) scharifi

Morvan 1977
1977
Loc

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) rebellus

Schauberger 1926
1926
Loc

Macrophonus Tschitschérine, 1901

Tschitscherine 1901
1901
Loc

Metophonus

Bedel 1897
1897
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) israelita

Brulerie 1876
1876
Loc

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) convexicollis Ménétriés, 1832

Menetries 1832
1832
Loc

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) cribricollis

Dejean 1829
1829
Loc

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) similis

Dejean 1829
1829
Loc

Ophonus (Hesperophonus) subquadratus

Dejean 1829
1829
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) puncticeps

Stephens 1828
1828
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) cordatus

Duftschmid 1812
1812
Loc

Ophonus (Metophonus) rufibarbis

Fabricius 1792
1792