Aleochara (Xenochara) falcata, Assing, 2009

Assing, Volker, 2018, On the Aleochara subgenera Ceranota and Xenochara. IV. A revision of types, a new species, and additional records (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), Linzer biologische Beiträge 50 (1), pp. 129-148: 146

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Aleochara (Xenochara) falcata


Aleochara (Xenochara) falcata   ASSING, 2009

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: Armenia: 4♂♂, 10♀♀, 30 km NW Sisian , 39°47'N, 45°56'E, 2970 m, road margin and pasture, under stones, 2.VII.2016, leg. Assing & Schülke (cAss, MNB) GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, 1 ex., 30 km NW Sisian, Mt. Karkar , 39°47'N, 45°57'E, 3000 m, N-slope, debris between stones and under plants sifted, 11.VII.2017, leg. Assing & Schülke (cAss, MNB) GoogleMaps   .

C o m m e n t: The original description is based on few specimens from two localities in Russia ( ASSING 2009a). The above specimens represent the first records from Armenia.