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Atlas of Cupedidae of Russia (project of E.Ya. Berlov and O.E. Berlov)

Edurd Berlov, 20-III-2002
E-mail: berlov@rambler.ru

Family Cupedidae, Suborder Archostemata - to the most ancient group among beetles (Lfr, 1989).

Length of body 2 -35 . In Russia found out an only one species from genus Tenomerga Neboiss - Tenomerga mucida Length of body 8,3 -16,6 . (Lfr, 1989).




Genus Tenomerga Neboiss, 1984
Tenomerga mucida Chevr. (= Cupes clathratus Sols.)
Pimrskiy reg., ymnvk, 8-VIII-1972, leg. E.Brlov
Length of body 14 .

Tenomerga mucida

Literature:


.. 1989: Archostemata // ( III, 1).- , "", c. 66.

.. 1989: Cupedidae - // ( III, 1).- , "", c. 66-67.

.. 1905-1916: Cupedidae. // .- ., . , c. 440, (. 12, . 7).

NEBOISS A. 1984: Reclassification of Cupes Fabricius (s. lat.), with descriptions of new genera and species (Cupedidae: Coleoptera) // Syst. Entomol., Vol. 9(4): 443-477.