Tribe Homalotini Heer, 1839

  • Jan KlimaszewskiEmail author
  • Reginald P. Webster
  • David W. Langor
  • Adam Brunke
  • Anthony Davies
  • Caroline Bourdon
  • Myriam Labrecque
  • Alfred F. Newton
  • Julie-Anne Dorval
  • J. Howard Frank


Keys to genera and species of the tribe Homalotini Heer are provided. A review of the species of Agaricochara Kraatz (1 sp.); Agaricomorpha Ashe (1 sp.), Anomognathus Solier (1 sp.), Cyphea Fenyes (1 sp.), Eumicrota Casey (2 spp.), Gyrophaena Mannerheim (32 spp.), Homalota Mannerheim (1 sp.), Leptusa Kraatz (9 spp.), Neotobia Casey (1 sp.), Phanerota Casey (1 sp.), Phymatura J. Sahlberg (1 sp.), Pleurotobia Casey (2 spp.), Silusa Erichson (5 spp.), Silusida Casey (1 sp.), and Thecturota Casey (2 spp). A new subgenus of Leptusa, Gatineauleptusa Klimaszewski, is erected. Each species is provided with major references, diagnosis, distribution, collection and habitat data, and illustrated by colour images of habitus, and black and white images of median lobe of aedeagus, spermatheca and male and female tergite and sternite VIII.


Aleocharinae Eastern Canada Tribe Homalotini Review Key to species Images Distribution 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Klimaszewski
    • 1
    Email author
  • Reginald P. Webster
    • 2
    • 3
  • David W. Langor
    • 4
  • Adam Brunke
    • 5
  • Anthony Davies
    • 5
  • Caroline Bourdon
    • 1
  • Myriam Labrecque
    • 1
  • Alfred F. Newton
    • 6
  • Julie-Anne Dorval
    • 1
  • J. Howard Frank
    • 7
  1. 1.Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry CentreStn. Sainte-Foy, QuébecCanada
  2. 2.Research AssociateNew Brunswick MuseumNew BrunswickCanada
  3. 3.Charters SettlementNew BrunswickCanada
  4. 4.Northern Forestry CentreNatural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest ServiceEdmontonCanada
  5. 5.Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids and NematodesAgriculture and Agri-Food CanadaOttawaCanada
  6. 6.Integrative Research CenterField Museum of Natural HistoryChicagoUSA
  7. 7.Entomology and Nematology DepartmentUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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