Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata Motschulsky, 1859,

Bai, Xing-Long & Ren, Guo-Dong, 2019, Revision of the genus Platyscelis Latreille, 1818 from China (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Platyscelidini), Zootaxa 4609 (1), pp. 101-126: 123-126

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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata Motschulsky, 1859
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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata Motschulsky, 1859 

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Platyscelis striata Motschulsky, 1859: 307  .

Pleiopleura striata: Seidlitz, 1893: 343  .

Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata: Kaszab, 1940: 914  ; Egorov, 1989: 338, 348; 2004: 660; 2008: 296; 2009: 66; Ren & Yu, 1999: 303; Yu et al., 1999: 365 (pupae); Yu et al., 2000: 163 (larvae); Ren et al., 2000: 4 (catalogue of larvae); Ye et al., 2003: 286 (defensive gland).

Platyscelis sulcata Ballion, 1878: 322  (synonymized by Egorov, 1989: 338).

Pleiopleura sulcata: Seidlitz, 1893: 343  .

Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) sulcata: Kaszab, 1940: 913  .

Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) przewalskii Bogatchev, 1961: 109  (synonymized by Egorov, 1989: 338).

Material. CHINA: Xinjiang: 1♂ ( HNHM), China occ. Turfan // Typus, Platyscelis striata v. coriacea  m. 1940, Dr Kaszab [not published]  ; 1♂ ( HNHM), China occ. Turfan // Co-Typus , Platyscelis striata v. coriacea  m. 1940, Dr Kaszab [not published]  ; 1♀ ( HNHM), China, Turfan // Co-Typus , Platyscelis striata v. coriacea  m. 1940, Dr Kaszab [not published]  ; 1♀ ( HNHM), Co-Typus , Platyscelis striata v. coriacea  m. 1940, Dr Kaszab [not published]  ; 1♂, 11♀♀ ( HNHM), China, Turfan // det. dr. Kaszab  ; 2♂♂, 2♀♀ ( HNHM), China occ. Turfan // det. dr. Kaszab  ; 1♂ ( HNHM), Thian-Schan // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]  ; 1♀ ( HNHM), WUSTE GOBI, Takla- Makan, Coll. Hauser  1900 // Coll. Reitter // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]; 2♂♂ ( MHBU), Tekes , 11.VI.1984, Guo-Dong Ren leg.  ; 1♀ ( MHBU), Tekes , 6.IX.1990, Guo-Dong Ren leg.  ; 1♂, 1♀ ( MHBU), Ürümqi , 13.IX.1984, Qing-Xi Li leg.  ; 1♀ ( MHBU), Ürümqi , 21.V.1987, Bao-Ping Li leg.  ; 3♂♂, 4♀♀ ( MHBU), Baiyanggou, Ürümqi , 15.VII.1993, You-Zhi Yu leg.  ; 1♂ ( MHBU), Balguntay, Hejing , 8.VII.1993, You-Zhi Yu leg.  ; 1♂ ( MHBU), Usu , 22.VII.1995, Quan-Xing Sun leg.  ; 1♀ ( MHBU), Sanchakou, Gongliu , 28.VII.1995, Quan-Xing Sun leg.  ; 2♂♂, 4♀♀ ( MHBU), Zhaosu , 27.VII.1995, Guo-Dong Ren leg.  ; 1♂ ( MHBU), Zhaosu , 30–31.V.2006, Yi-Bin Ba leg.  ; 1♂, 1♀ ( MHBU), Wenquan, Zhaosu , 2200 m, 21–23.VII.2003, Ming-Yi Tian leg.  ; 8♂♂, 7♀♀ ( MHBU), Poma, Zhaosu , 25–26.VI.2009, Cheng-Li Zhang & Zhao Pan leg.  KAZAKHSTAN: 6♂♂ ( HNHM), Turkestan , Almasy 1906 // Przewalsky // det. dr. Kaszab  ; 2♂♂ ( HNHM), Turkestan, Almasy 1906 // Przewalsky, Vall. Karakol // det. dr. Kaszab  ; 3♂♂ ( HNHM), Turkestan , Almasy 1906 // Naryn Kol // det. dr. Kaszab  ; 1♀ ( HNHM), Turkestan, Reitter // Coll. Reitter  // det. dr. Kaszab; 1♂ ( HNHM), Turkestan, Reitter // Coll. Reitter  // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]; 1♀ ( HNHM), Turkestan // Coll. Reitter  // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]; 1♂ ( HNHM), Turkestan // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]  ; 3♂♂, 2♀♀ ( HNHM), Turkestan, Almasy 1906 // Tekkes Sary Tor // det. dr. Kaszab [ Platyscelis sulcata  ]  .

Distribution. China: Xinjiang ( Kaszab, 1940; Ren & Yu, 1999; Egorov, 2008); Kazakhstan ( Kaszab, 1940; Egorov, 2008).

Acknowledgements

We sincerely thanks to Ottó Merkl ( HNHM) and Zhao Pan (College of Life Sciences, Hebei University) for the assistance during the examination of type specimens by first author, to Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming Institute of Zoology. CAS, and Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University for the specimens donated and borrowed. We express thanks to Leonid Valentinovich Egorov (The State Nature Reserve «Prisursky», Cheboksary, Russia), Maxim Nabozhenko (Dagestan State University, Makhachkala, Russia), Marcin Jan Kamiński (Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland) and anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments and improvements of our manuscript. We also show a heartfelt expression of thanks to all collectors for their hard working on the field trip. This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 31572309; No. 31093430), the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China (No. 2015 FY 210300View Materials), and the Post-graduate’s Innovation Fund Project of Hebei Province (No. CXZZBS2018006; No. CXZZBS2017021).

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HNHM

Hungarian Natural History Museum (Termeszettudomanyi Muzeum)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Tenebrionidae

Genus

Platyscelis

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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata Motschulsky, 1859

Bai, Xing-Long & Ren, Guo-Dong 2019
2019
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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) przewalskii

Egorov, L. V. 1989: 338
Bogatchev, A. V. 1961: 109
1961
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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) striata:

Ye, Y. & Jiang, P. & Ren, G. D. 2003: 286
Yu, Y. Z. & Zhang, D. Z. & Ren, G. D. 2000: 163
Ren, G. D. & Yu, Y. Z. & Yang, X. J. 2000: 4
Ren, G. D. & Yu, Y. Z. 1999: 303
Yu, Y. Z. & Ren, G. D. & Dai, J. X. 1999: 365
Egorov, L. V. 1989: 338
Kaszab, Z. 1940: 914
1940
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Platyscelis (Pleiopleura) sulcata: Kaszab, 1940 : 913

Kaszab, Z. 1940: 913
1940
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Pleiopleura striata:

Seidlitz, G. C. M. von 1893: 343
1893
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Pleiopleura sulcata:

Seidlitz, G. C. M. von 1893: 343
1893
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Platyscelis sulcata

Egorov, L. V. 1989: 338
Ballion, E. E. 1878: 322
1878
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Platyscelis striata

Motschulsky, V. de 1859: 307
1859