An annotated catalogue of the Iranian Attelabidae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea)

Keywords: Attelabidae, checklist, host plants, distribution, Iran

Abstract

An overview of Iranian Attelabidae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) is given. In total, 31 species within 12 genera are listed as belonging to the fauna of Iran (4 species for Attelabinae, and 27 species for Rhynchitinae). Two species Temnocerus coeruleus (Fabricius, 1798) and Mecorhis (Pseudomechoris) aethiops Bach, 1854 (both Rhynchitinae) are new records for the fauna of Iran.
Published
2019-07-22
How to Cite
Ghahari, H., & Colonnelli, E. (2019). An annotated catalogue of the Iranian Attelabidae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea). Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 21(2), 225-241. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1597
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society