Conoderinae (Elateridae) of Buxa Tiger Reserve, West Bengal, India

Abstract :

Only Heteroderes Latreillerepresents the subfamily Conoderinae of Buxa Tiger Reserve, West Bengal, India.The genus includes 2 species, the endemic H. sericeus Candeze and the new species H. bicoloris that are described and illustrated. A key to species and the relationship of the proposed new species is discussed. The former species is a new report from West Bengal
 


Keyword :

Heteroderes, H. sericeus, H. bicolorissp. nov., Buxa Tiger Reserve, West Bengal, India
 


Author(s) : Sarkar, S., Saha, S., Raychaudhuri, D.
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Published Issue : 2015 Vol. 10 Number 2


2015 Vol. 10 Number 2