Chlaenius (Callistoides) pumilio Kolbe, 1889

Serrano, Artur R. M., Capela, Rúben A. & Santos, Carmen Van-Dúnem Neto, 2017, Biodiversity and notes on carabid beetles from Angola with description of new taxa (Coleoptera: Carabidae), Zootaxa 4353 (2), pp. 201-256: 216

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4353.2.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Chlaenius (Callistoides) pumilio Kolbe, 1889
status

 

* Chlaenius (Callistoides) pumilio Kolbe, 1889  

Distribution in Angola (Provinces): 2) Malanje.

Material examined. Kibundi (15 km N Nambua) (8° 56´ 15´´ S, 16° 03´ 52´´ E, 1164 m alt., 95) (MALANJE), 19.XI.2015, 1♂, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps   ; Cambamba ( Catoio-Quela ) (9° 14´ 42´´ S, 17° 00´ 33´´ E, 1178 m alt., 115) (MALANJE), 20.XI.2015, 3♂, 3♀, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. A species with a scattered known distribution in Africa (D.R. of the Congo and Sudan) ( Anichtchenko 2016, Insectoid.info 2017). Adults were found in the edges of small rain pounds together with adults of the tiger beetle C. agualusai   , running quickly when disturbed. It is a new species record to Angola.

ASC

Northern Arizona University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Chlaenius