Sirdenus (Syrdenopsis) grayii (Wollaston, 1862)

Felix, Ron F. F. L., Farkač, Jan & Suleiman, Ahmed Saeed, 2012, Annotated checklist of the Carabidae (Coleoptera) of the Socotra Archipelago, Insect biodiversity of the Socotra Archipelago. (Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52), pp. 75-106: 102

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5176756

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C27787E3-FF91-FFDE-B65A-64B271EDD717

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scientific name

Sirdenus (Syrdenopsis) grayii (Wollaston, 1862)
status

 

Sirdenus (Syrdenopsis) grayii (Wollaston, 1862)  

Material examined (2 spec.). YEMEN: SOCOTRA ISLAND: Ba’a village env., 12°32′19″N, 54°10′41″E, 5.xii. 2003, 234 m a.s.l., lgt. P. Kabátek, det. D. W. Wrase ( JFCP) GoogleMaps   ; Gubbah di-Net, 12°28′52.9″N, 53°23′07.4″E, 2 m a.s.l., 28.x.2010, 1 spec., lgt. & det. R.F.F.L. Felix ( RFBE) GoogleMaps   .

Diagnosis. Body length 4.5–5.5 mm. Body parallel-sided, flat. Head, pronotum and elytral suture brownish yellow, elytra yellow, parallel. Appendices yellow. Head including eyes distinctly narrower than pronotum. Frontal furrows not reaching anterior supraorbital puncture. Base of pronotum coarsely punctured and distinctly narrower than base of elytra.

Collection circumstances. Collected at light in a saltmarsh.

Distribution. Italy, Spain, Cyprus, Iraq, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Africa. First record from Socotra Island.

Trechini  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Sirdenus