Vishwanath Dattatray Hegde and Sarita Yadav

Record of darkling beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from Mizoram state, India

Abstract The earlier compiled collections of Tenebrionidae held at the North Eastern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Shillong were identified. The present study reports five species of Tenebrionidae belonging to three genera under three tribes of two subfamilies. The collected and identified Tenebrionid species are reported from the Mizoram state for the first time. The synonyms, distribution and images are also provided.


Keywords Mizoram; Tenebrionidae; new record; Northeast India

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