Thorectes shankara specie nova from West Himalayas is described and illustrated. A checklist of the Himalayan species of Thorectes is given, including detailed records. A key to these species is provided and their diagnostic characters are summarized. Metathoracic wings are strongly but not completely reduced in these species. The wing reduction in Thorectes is discussed. Key-words: Taxonomy, wing size, highlands, Himalayan fauna

Carpaneto, G., Mignani, R. (1999). A review of the genus Thorectes in the Himalayan Region, with description of a new species from Uttar Pradesh, India (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae). REVUE SUISSE DE ZOOLOGIE, 106, 1005-1012.

A review of the genus Thorectes in the Himalayan Region, with description of a new species from Uttar Pradesh, India (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae)

CARPANETO, Giuseppe;
1999-01-01

Abstract

Thorectes shankara specie nova from West Himalayas is described and illustrated. A checklist of the Himalayan species of Thorectes is given, including detailed records. A key to these species is provided and their diagnostic characters are summarized. Metathoracic wings are strongly but not completely reduced in these species. The wing reduction in Thorectes is discussed. Key-words: Taxonomy, wing size, highlands, Himalayan fauna
Carpaneto, G., Mignani, R. (1999). A review of the genus Thorectes in the Himalayan Region, with description of a new species from Uttar Pradesh, India (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae). REVUE SUISSE DE ZOOLOGIE, 106, 1005-1012.
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