Leptobium venustum (BAUDI, 1848)

Assing, Volker, 2017, A revision of Leptobium CASEY. VIII. A new species from Iran, a new synonymy, and additional records (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae), Linzer biologische Beiträge 49 (1), pp. 275-284: 279

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Leptobium venustum (BAUDI, 1848)


Leptobium venustum (BAUDI, 1848)  

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: Israel: 13, 12-16 miles W Jerusalem, El Athroun , XII.1917, leg. Austen ( BMNH). Jordan: 13, Ajlun province, SW Kufranja, 32°16'N, 35°39'E, 190 m, 4.III.2014, leg. Ziegler (cAss) GoogleMaps   ; 3 exs. [det. Feldmann], Ajlun province, Ajlun Castle , 32°20'N, 35°43'E, 970 m, 5.III.2014, leg. Hetzel (cFel) GoogleMaps   ; 4 exs. [det. Feldmann], Ma’an province, N Wadi Musa , ca. 30°22'N, 35°30'E, 1660 m, snow fields, 28.II.2014, leg. Hetzel (cFel) GoogleMaps   .

C o m m e n t: The above records are within the known range.