EOL Tenebrionidae Patch (TEN)

Taxonomic hierarchy & species lists for Tenebrionidae compiled from multiple sources:

Aloquio, S., Grossi, P.C., Lopes-Andrade, C., 2019. Esemephe peba sp. nov., the first Brazilian Esemephina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Cossyphodini). Zootaxa 4648, 178–186. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4648.1.10

Ando, K., Itioka, T. & Kishimoto-Yamada, K., 2017. Record of phototactic Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) from Lambir Hills, Borneo, with description of a new genus and twelve new species. Contributions from the Biological Laboratory Kyoto University, 30(3), pp.127-171.

Atlas of Living Australia. Available from http://www.ala.org.au

Bouchard P, Bousquet Y, Davies A, Alonso-Zarazaga M, Lawrence J, Lyal C, Newton A, Reid C, Schmitt M, Slipinski A, Smith A. 2011. Family-Group Names In Coleoptera (Insecta). ZooKeys 88: 1-972. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.88.807

Bousquet Y. & Bouchard P. 2014. Review of the species of Paratenetus Spinola inhabiting America, north of Mexico (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae). ZooKeys 415:23-51. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.415.6524

Bousquet Y, Thomas DB, Bouchard P, Smith AD, Aalbu RL, Johnston AM, Steiner WE Jr. 2018. Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America. ZooKeys 728: 1-455. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.728.20602

Bremer, H., Lillig, M., 2014. World Catalogue of Amarygmini, Rhysopaussini and Falsocossyphini (Coleoptera; Tenebrionidae). Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 104 Supplementum, 3–176.

Bremer, H.J. & Lillig, M. 2017. Remarks on the Genera of Hypophlaeini and the Subgenera of Corticeus Piller & Mitterpracher, 1783, with descriptions of new species of Corticeus of the Oriental Region (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae, Hypophlaeini). Entomologische Zeitschrift 127(2):67-75.

Bremer, H.J. 1998. Revision der orientalischen Corticeus-Arten (Col., Tenebrionidae, Hypophloeini). I. Teil. Acta Coleopterologica 14: 3-32.

Endrödy-Younga, S., 1996. Revision of the tribe Caenocrypticini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae:Tentyriinae), Transvaal Museum monograph. Transvaal Museum, Pretoria.

Ferrer, J., and G. Moragues. 2000. Contribution à l´étude des Cnemeplatiini. Description d´une nouvelle Rondoniella Kaszab (1970) du Laos. (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae). Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie 17:99-105.

Flores, G.E. & Chani-Posse, M. 2005. Patagonopraocis, a new genus of Praocini from Patagonia (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Annales zoologici (Warsaw) 55: 575–581.

Flores, G.E. 2000. Systematics of the Andean Genera Falsopraocis Kulzer and Antofagapraocis New Genus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), with Descriptions of Two New Species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 108, 52–75.

Flores, G.E. 2001. Taxonomic Placement of the Andean Genera Praocidia Fairmaire and Pilobaloderes Kulzer (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Praocini). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 109:171–178.

Flores, G.E., Giraldo, A.E., 2020. Taxonomic status of Parapraocis, a new genus of Praociini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Pimeliinae) from Peru. Rev. Soc. Entomol. Arg. 79, 34–40. https://doi.org/10.25085/rsea.790305

Flores, G.E., Vidal, P., 2009. Systematic position and cladistic analysis of Gyrasida Koch, a remarkable genus of Praocini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from Chile. Zootaxa 1978, 48–62. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.1978.1.2

Grimm, R., 2015. New and little known species of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) from Borneo (5). Stuttgarter Beitrage zur Naturkunde A, Neue Serie 8:215–225.

Grimm, R., Schawaller, W., 2019. Checklist for the Darkling Beetles of Borneo (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae s.str.). sbna.2 2, 61–82. https://doi.org/10.18476/insy.v02.a5

Iwan, D., Kamiński, M.J. Toward a natural classification of opatrine darkling beetles: comparative study of female terminalia. Zoomorphology 135, 453–485 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00435-016-0328-5

Iwan, D., Löbl, I. (Eds.), 2020. Tenebrionoidea, Revised and Updated Second Edition. Catalog of Palaearctic Coleoptera. Brill.

Kamiński MJ, Kanda K, Lumen R, Ulmer JM, Wirth CC, Bouchard P, Aalbu R, Mal N, Smith AD. 2019. A catalogue of the tribe Sepidiini Eschscholtz, 1829 (Tenebrionidae, Pimeliinae) of the world. ZooKeys 844: 1-121. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.844.34241

Kamiński, M.J., 2016. Catalogue and Distribution of the Subtribe Eurynotina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Pedinini). annz 66, 227–266. https://doi.org/10.3161/00034541ANZ2016.66.2.006

Kamiński, M.J., Kanda, K., Raś, M. & Smith, A.D. 2018. Pythiopina, an enigmatic subtribe of darkling beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Pedinini): taxonomic revision, microtomography, ecological niche models and phylogenetic position. Syst Entomol. 43:147-165. https://doi.org/10.1111/syen.12255

Kamiński, M.J., Schoeman, C.S., 2018. Taxonomic revision of a darkling beetles genus Anaxius (Tenebrionidae: Pedinini: Helopinina). Zootaxa 4455, 471. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4455.3.4

Kulzer, H. 1954. Achter Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Tenebrioniden (Col.). Sammelergebnis der Indien-Reise von Herrn Konsul G. Frey und neue Tenebrioniden aus dem orientalischen und australischen Faunengebiet. Entomologische Arbeiten aus dem Museum G. Frey Tutzing bei München 5:20-73.

Kulzer, H., 1954. Neunter Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Tenebrioniden (Col.). Eine Studie über die Tribus Nycteliini. Ent. Arb. Mus. Georg Frey 5, 145–267. Lea, A. M. 1919. Notes on Some Miscellaneous Coleoptera, with Descriptions of New Species, Part v. Transactions and proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia 43:166-261.

Kulzer, H. 1958. Monographie der südamerikanischen Tribus Praocini (Col.) (16 Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Tenebrioniden). Entomologische Arbeiten aus dem Museum George Frey, 9:1–105.

Lawrence, J.F. & Ślipinśki, A., 2010. 11.13. Trachelostenidae Lacordaire, 1859, in: Kükenthal, W., Leschen, R.A.B., Beutel, R.G., Lawrence, J.F. (Eds.), Coleoptera, Beetles, Volume 2, Morphology and Systematics (Elateroidea, Bostrichiformia, Cucujiformia Partim). DE GRUYTER, Berlin, New York. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110911213.571

Liu S. & Ren G. 2016. Two new species and one newly recorded species of Uloma Dejean, 1821 from Zhejiang, China (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae, Ulomini). ZooKeys 607:103-118. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.607.7836

Matthews E.G. & Lawrence J.F. 2015, Trachelostenini sensu novo: redescriptions of Trachelostenus Solier, Myrmecodema Gebien and Leaus Matthews & Lawrence, based on adults and larvae, and descriptions of three new species of Leaus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Zootaxa 4020(2):289-312. https://10.11646/zootaxa.4020.2.4

Peña, L.E., 1974. Nuevas especies de Coleoptera del género Myrmecodema (Tenebrionidae). Revista Chilena de Entomología, 8, pp.17-21.

Peña, L.E., 1980. Aporte al conocimiento de los tenebrionidos de America del Sur (Coleóptera: Tenebrionidae). Revista Chilena de Entomologia 10, 37–59.

Penrith, M.-L., Endrödy-Younga, S., 1994. Revision of the subtribe Cryptochilina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Cryptochilini). Transvaal Museum monograph No. 9. Transvaal Museum, Pretoria.

Pliilippi, R.A. & Philippi, A.H.E. 1860. Coleoptera nonnulla nova Chilensia praesertim Valdiviana. Entomologische Zeitung 21:245-252.

Rees, T. (compiler) (2021). The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera. Available from https://www.irmng.org at VLIZ.

Schawaller, W. & Bremer, H.J. 2013: The termitophilous genus Asyleptus Péringuey, 1896 (Termitonebria Wasmann, 1925 syn. nov., Falsozialeus Pic, 1951 syn. nov.) and its tribal placement (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Amarygmini). Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 3: 81-83.

Schawaller, W. 1998: Borneolaena gen. n. riedeli sp. n. from Sarawak, the first species of Laenini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Sunda Islands. Stuttgarter Beitraege zur Naturkunde serie A (biologie), 575: 1–8.

Schawaller, W., 2002. Malayoscelis gen. n., the third genus of the Pycnocerini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the Oriental Region. Acta zool. hung. 48, 197–202.

Schawaller, W., 2010. Check-list of the Tenebrionidae (sensu stricto) from Madagascar (Coleoptera). Stuttgarter Beitrage zur Naturkunde A, Neue Serie 3, 277–289.

Schawaller, W., 2013. Cossyphodini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Pimeliinae) in South Africa, Namibia and adjacent regions: New species and records, key to genera, and Old World species catalogue. Zootaxa 3721, 351. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3721.4.3

Schawaller, W., Bouchard, P., 2019. New Taxa of Phrenapatinae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from Southern Africa, with New Distributional Data and a Checklist of the Afrotropical Fauna. Annales Zoologici 69, 191. https://doi.org/10.3161/00034541ANZ2019.69.1.014

Silvestro, V.A., 2019. Revision of the Chilean Genus Diastoleus Solier (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), with a Preliminary Phylogenetic Analysis of the Tribe Scotobiini. annz 69, 113–131. https://doi.org/10.3161/00034541ANZ2019.69.1.007

Silvestro, V.A., Flores, G.E., 2012. Two new species of Emmallodera Blanchard, 1842 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from western Argentina. Zootaxa 3405, 64–68. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3405.1.3

Silvestro, V.A., Mendoza, A.E.G., Flores, G.E., 2015. Pumiliofossorum : A new genus of Scotobiini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) with two new species from Peru, and a revised key for the genera of the tribe. Zootaxa 3986, 461–471. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3986.4.5

Spiessberger, E.L., Ivie, M.A., 2020. A New Genus and Fourteen New Species of Anopidiina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Diaperinae: Gnathidiini) from the West Indies. The Coleopterists Bulletin 74. https://doi.org/10.1649/0010-065X-74.4.667

Watt, J., & Triplehorn, C. 1991. A Review of the Genus Chaerodes (=Choerodes) White (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Phaleriinae). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 45(1):86-88. http://www.jstor.org/stable/4008787

Watt, J.C. 1992. Relationships of Actizeta and Cnemeplatiini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Systematic Entomology 17:287-299. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3113.1992.tb00339.x

Watt, J.C., 1992. Tenebrionidae (Insecta: Coleoptera): catalogue of types and keys to taxa, Fauna of New Zealand. Manaaki Whenua Press, Lincoln, New Zealand.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 29, 2021, 15:07 (America/New_York)
Created May 27, 2021, 13:01 (America/New_York)