Medon sparsiventris EPPELSHEIM, 1889

Assing, Volker, 2018, A revision of Medon. XI. Five new species, additional records, and the first confirmed records from the Oriental region (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae), Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology (Beitr. Entomol.) 68 (1), pp. 69-81: 78

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.21248/contrib.entomol.68.1.069-081

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:219B62F1-B798-4121-B4A2-92A7BCD2B952

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4755264

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1E50F430-F128-FFC3-FF0F-9982580B4297

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scientific name

Medon sparsiventris EPPELSHEIM, 1889
status

 

Medon sparsiventris EPPELSHEIM, 1889  

Material examined: Iran: Gilan: 13 exs., S Hashtpar, Asalem , 37°42'N, 48°53'E, 110 m, 9.X.2011, leg. Frisch ( MNB, cAss) GoogleMaps   ; 4 exs., pass Khalkhal–Asalem , 37°36'N, 48°40'E, 2070 m, 13.X.2011, leg. Frisch ( MNB, cAss) GoogleMaps   .

Georgia: 3 , 4 , Adjara, Skhalta valley , 41°35'N, 42°22'E, 800 m, 22.VI.2017, leg. Brachat & Meybohm (cAss); 1 GoogleMaps   , Adjara, Skhalta valley , 41°34'N, 42°26'E, 980 m, 22.VI.2017, leg. Brachat & Meybohm (cAss); 1 , 1 , Svaneti, 20 km N Jvari, 42°49'N, 42°02'E, 600 m, 25.VI.2017, leg. Brachat & Meybohm (cAss) GoogleMaps   .

Comment: Medon sparsiventris   had been reported from North Iran and Azerbaijan. The above specimens from Georgia represent new country records.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Staphylinidae

Genus

Medon