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The genus Coptoglossus Chaudoir in eastern Australia (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiinae)

Title The genus Coptoglossus Chaudoir in eastern Australia (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiinae) (918 KB) pdf document icon
Author/s Baehr, M.
Citation Baehr, M. 2012 02 17: The genus Coptoglossus Chaudoir in eastern Australia (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiinae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum – Nature 56(1): 85-98. https://doi.org/10.17082/j.2204-1478.56-1.2012.2012-08
Accepted 14 August 2009
Date published 17 February 2012
DOI

https://doi.org/10.17082/j.2204-1478.56-1.2012.2012-08

Keywords Coleoptera, Carabidae, Lebiini, Coptoglossus, new combination, new species, Australia, key to species
Abstract
The Australian lebiine genus Coptoglossus Chaudoir is revised. Both recorded species, Coptoglossus sulcatulus Chaudoir and C. carteri (Sloane), are redescribed and the male and female genitalia examined and figured. Colpodes porphyriacus (Sloane) is transferred from Platynini to the lebiine genus Coptoglossus, and a new species Coptoglossus excisicollis sp. nov. is described. A key for the four species of the genus is provided.