, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp 27–33 | Cite as

An annotated list of cleridae and thanerocleridae (Coleoptera) of Israel

  • R. Gerstmeier
  • J. Halperin
  • V. Chekatunov
Research Paper


Thirty-five species of Cleridae and Thanerocleridae are recorded from Israel, 15 for the first time. General and local distribution, phenology, prey insect and their host plants are listed.

Key Words

Cleridae Thanerocleridae Coleoptera Israel faunal list prey insects host plants 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Angewandte ZoologieTechnische Universität MünchenFreisingGermany
  2. 2.Dept. of Entomology, AROThe Volcani CenterBet DaganIsrael
  3. 3.Dept. of ZoologyTel-Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael

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