Comprehensive work covering approximately 100,000 species of Coleoptera known to occur in the Palaearctic Region. The complete work consists of 8 volumes and the information provided for each species contains primary taxonomic information of all the available names in the genus and species levels published by the end of 1999. The taxonomic information below subfamily is organized alphabetically, and the type species of genera and subgenera, including synonyms, are given. The area covered also includes the Arabian Peninsula, Himalayas and China and the distributional data of species and subspecies is given per country.
Publisher: E J Brill