Confirmation of Nicrophorus sepultor Charpentier, 1825 as a Belgian species (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Silphinae)

Kevin Scheers, Wouter Dekoninck

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Abstract

In this note the status of the burying beetle Nicrophorus sepultor Charpentier, 1825 as a Belgian species is confirmed based on eight specimens found in the collections of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS). The records are presented, mapped and the diagnostic features of this species are given.
Original languageEnglish
JournalBulletin van de Koninklijke Belgische Vereniging voor Entomologie = Bulletin de la Société royale belge d'entomologie
Volume158
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)119-122
Number of pages4
ISSN1374-8297
Publication statusPublished - Nov-2022

Thematic List 2020

  • Other

Thematic list

  • Species and biotopes
  • Insects

Taxonomic list

  • insects (Insecta)
  • beetles (Coleoptera)

Policy

  • biodiversity policy

Geographic list

  • Belgium

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