Siopelus quadraticollis (Putzeys in Chaudoir, 1878)

Abdel-Dayem, Mahmoud S., Elgharbawy, Ali A., Rasool, Iftekhar, Nagel, Peter & Aldhafer, Hathal M., 2019, The Carabidae (Coleoptera) of Shada Al-A'Ala Nature Reserve, Southwestern Saudi Arabia, with description of a new species of Paussinae, ZooKeys 812, pp. 93-131: 104

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.812.30937

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F105E9A6-A4F8-4220-9E17-98923FC6535F

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1A41DFC1-0B75-8FA4-60D6-ED5B80370A40

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scientific name

Siopelus quadraticollis (Putzeys in Chaudoir, 1878)
status

 

Siopelus quadraticollis (Putzeys in Chaudoir, 1878)  

Material examined.

892 m: 26.I.2015, LT, 1ex; 15.II.2014, LT, 1♂, 2♀; 18.X.2014, LT, 1♂, 2♀; 14.XI.2015, LT, 2♂, 5♀; 07.XII.2014, LT, 1♂, 1♀. 1,225 m: 15. II.2014, HP, 1♂; 17.X.2014, LT, 6♂, 4♀; 12.XI.2015, LT, 1♂. 1,325 m: 17.X.2014, LT, 14♀; 18.X.204, PT, 1♀; 15.XI.2015, LT, 2♀; 08.XII.2014, HP, 2♀. 1388 m: 08.XII.2014, HP, 1♀. 1,448 m: 03.XI.2013, HP, 3♀. 1,474 m: 17.X.2014, LT, 1♂; 18.X.2014, PT, 3♀; 02.IX.2015, LT, 2♀. 1,563 m: 02.IX.2015, LT, 3♀; 17.X.2014, LT, 1♂, 2♀. 1,611 m: 02.IX.2015, LT, 1♀.

General distribution and zoogeography.

ET, SA ( Abdel-Dayem et al. 2018), TZ. AFR species.

Published records.

Asir ( Abdel-Dayem et al. 2018). New record for Baha Province.

Remarks.

A common species that was collected during late summer, autumn, and winter. The adults were collected by light and pitfall trapping in Acacia   thorn woodlands and Barbary fig communities. David Wrase identified this species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Siopelus