Papua New Guinea

Remarks on the genus Penichrolucanus Deyrolle, 1863 (Coleoptera: Lucanidae)



Abstract. Two species of Penichrolucanus are examined: P. leveri Arrow, 1938 and P. sumatrensis Arrow, 1935. The Lectotype of P. leveri is designated. The head characters of the two species are illustrated with Scanning Electron Microscope photos for the first time. Remarks on the distribution of the two species are also given; P. sumatrensis is reported for the first time from Borneo and the occurrence of P. leveri in New Guinea is confirmed.

Xantholinini of the Australasian Region - 8 - Species from Papua New Guinea in the Hornabrook collection (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae). 257th contribution to the knowledge of the Staphylinidae



Abstract. Some Xantholinini from Papua New Guinea, collected in the past by R. Hornabrook, are listed and Mitomorphus hornabrooki sp. n. is described.

Riassunto. Xantholinini dell’Australasia - 8 - Specie di Papua Nuova Guinea nella collezione Hornabrook (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae). 257° contributo alla conoscenza degli Staphylinidae. Sono elencati alcuni Xantholinini raccolti in passato da R. Hornabrook in Papua Nuova Guinea e viene descritto Mitomorphus hornabrooki sp. n.

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