Orthogonius, MacLeay, 1825

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: 224

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

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scientific name

Orthogonius
status

 

Orthogonius   sp. 1

Distribution in Angola (Provinces): Huambo, Bié.

Material examined. Lumbanje (Morro Lubiri) (12° 07´ 55´´ S, 15° 30´ 59´´ E, 1424 m alt., 232) (HUAMBO), 30.X.2015, 1♂, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps   ; Catata-Nova Monção (13° 25´ 59´´ S, 15° 21´ 22´´ E, 1607 m alt., 279) (HUAMBO), 6.XI.2015, 1♂, DO, A. Serrano & R. Capela leg., ASC GoogleMaps   ; Chitembo (6 km SE) (13° 33´ 23´´ S, 16° 47´ 22´´ E, 1586 m alt., 302) (BIÉ), 9.XI.2015, 1♂, DO, A. Serrano leg., ASC GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. Adult specimens were collected always within litter in open secondary forests together with a common tiger beetle ( P. angusticollis   ). Further adult specimens of tiger and ground beetles were collected in the same habitats namely L. uncivittata   , L. saraliensis   and L. wellmani in Lumbanje   , Euryarthron reticostatum ( Wellman & W. Horn, 1908)   , Dromica   ( Foveodromica   ) sp., T. nubifera   , L. saraliensis   , L. wellmani   , S. vilhenai   , C. ovalipennis   , E. intermedius   , O. patroboides   , N. vethi   , C. graphipteroides monardi   and A. (Odontanthia) kleinfeldi in Catata-Nova Monção   and T. nzingae   , Ophryodera rufomarginata poggei ( Harold, 1878)   and L. uncivittata in Chitembo.  

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