Brachinus crepitans (Linnaeus, 1758)

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: 97

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Brachinus crepitans (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Brachinus crepitans (Linnaeus, 1758)  

Material examined.

471 m: 10.XII.2014, LT, 1♂, 1♀.

General distribution and zoogeography.

AL, DZ, AM, AT, AZ, BY, BE, BA, BG, HR, CY, CZ, DK, EE, FI, FR, GE, DE, GB, GR, HU, IR, IQ, IE, IT, JO ( Nasir and Katbeh-Bader 2017), KZ, KG, LV, LB, LT, LU, MK, MD, ME, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RU, SA, SK, SI, ES, SE, CH, SY, TJ, TN, TR, TM, UA, UZ. This range exemplifies PAL_SAR.

Published records.

Asir ( Abdel-Dayem et al., 2018), Riyadh ( Abdel-Dayem et al. 2017). New provincial records for Baha.

Remarks.

A rare species. The adult beetles were collected during autumn by hand picking under stones along the edge of a freshwater stream flowing through Acacia   thorn woodlands. Mahmoud Abdel-Dayem identified this species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Brachinus