Geostiba (Sibiota) meghruica, Assing, 2016

Assing, Volker, 2018, A revision of Geostiba of the West Palaearctic region. XXVI. New species and additional records, primarily from the Caucasus region (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), Linzer biologische Beiträge 50 (2), pp. 1033-1054: 1042

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Geostiba (Sibiota) meghruica


Geostiba (Sibiota) meghruica   ASSING, 2016 ( Map 2 View Map 2 )

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: Armenia: 1♂, 1♀, SSW Kapan, forest above Shishkert, 39°04'N, 46°22'E, 2040 m, roots, litter, and stony soil sifted, 12.VII.2018, leg. Assing (cAss).  

C o m m e n t: The original description of G. meghruica   is based on material from the Gomarants pass and its immediate vicinity. The above record expands the known range to the south slope of Mount Khustup ( Map 2 View Map 2 ).