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Cryptophagids from the Maltese Islands with description of a new species of Micrambe THOMSON (Coleoptera: Cryptophagidae)

By Jose Carlos Otero, Colin Johnson and David Mifsud

Abstract

The Cryptophagidae (Coleoptera) of the Maltese Islands are reviewed based on material of earlier records and recent collections. A total of twelve species are reported, of which Micrambe mediterranica OTERO & JOHNSON sp.n. is described from material collected in Malta, Greece and Jordan.peer-reviewe

Topics: Insects -- Malta, Coleoptera, Cryptophagidae
Year: 2001
OAI identifier: oai:www.um.edu.mt:123456789/12985
Provided by: OAR@UM

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