A cow dung investigation on Staphylinidae (Coleoptera), with a new record from Turkey

Abstract :

In this study, Staphylinidae species were collected from cow dung located in Eastern and Southeastern Turkey in 2009. A total of 20 species in 11 genera belonging to four subfamilies have been recorded. Amongst them, Philonthus lepidus (Gravenhorst, 1802) is the first record for Turkish fauna.

Keyword :

Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, cow dung, fauna, new record, Turkey

Author(s) : Özgen, İ., Anlaş, S.
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Published Issue : 2010 Vol. 5 Number 2

2010 Vol. 5 Number 2