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The Fabrician Types of Insects in the Hunterian Collection at Glasgow University, Volume 2: Coleoptera II

Series: The Fabrician Types of Insects in the Hunterian Collection at Glasgow University Volume: 2

By: Robert A Staig (Author)

238 pages, colour illustrations

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Oct 2013 | #211973 | ISBN-13: 9781107688803
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About this book

Originally published in 1940, this book examines the Fabrician coleopteran specimens in the Hunterian Collection at Glasgow University. In this second of two volumes, Staig describes examples of the endomychidae, coccinellidae, helodidae, buprestidae, elateridae, tenebrionidae, oedemeridae, rhipiphordae, meloidae and pyrochroidae found in the collection, with drawings of specific beetles in their then-current state of preservation. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in entomology.


Contents

Introduction

1. Family endomychidae
2. Family coccinellidae
3. Family dermestidae
4. Family helodidae
5. Sub-family helodinae
6. Family cantharidae
7. Family lampyridae
8. Sub-family luciolinae
9. Family cleridae
10. Family buprestidae
11. Family elateridae
12. Sub-family hemirrhipinae
13. Sub-family chalcolepidiinae
14. Family tenebrionidae
15. Family oedemeridae
16. Family rhipiphoridae
17. Family meloidae
18. Sub-family lyttinae
19. Tribe mylabrini
20. Tribe lyttini
21. Sub-family nemognathinae
22. Tribe nemognathini
23. Family pyrochroidae

Supplement to Part I
Index


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