Project 3672: F. F. Barbosa. 2016. Revision and phylogeny of the genus Balgus Fleutiaux, 1920 (Coleoptera, Elateridae, Thylacosterninae). Zootaxa. 4083 (4):451–482.
Specimen: Balgus Fleutiaux, 1920 (unvouchered)
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Abstract

The genus Balgus Fleutiaux 1920 was currently comprised of nine species and can be easily distinguished from other Thylacosterninae by the presence of tubercles on the pronotal disk. In this paper a taxonomic revision and a reconstruction of the phylogeny of the genus were performed. Morphological data were analyzed using maximum parsimony (MP) and by Bayesian inference (BI). For BI the Mkv model was used. The genus Balgus and eight of the nine species were redescribed. The subspecies B. schnusei cayennensis Chassain, 2003 was considered a synonym of B. schnusei (Heller, 1914), and the genus was considered monophyletic. An identification key to all species of the genus was generated.


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Article DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4083.4.1

Project DOI: 10.7934/P3672, http://dx.doi.org/10.7934/P3672
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    Authors' Institutions

    • Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro (UFRJ)



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    Felipe Barbosa
    Project Administrator
    Last logged in 03/24/20
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    Taxonomic Overview for Matrix 'M26536' (11 Taxa)

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    [1] Lissomus spp.
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    7474700001
    [2] Cussolenis mutabilis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    6484800001
    [3] Pterotarsus bimaculatus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    8474600001
    [4] Balgus rugosus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0545400001
    [5] Balgus obconicus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    4505000001
    [6] Balgus eschscholtzi
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    1545300001
    [7] Balgus schnusei
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0545400001
    [8] Balgus tuberculosus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0565400001
    [9] Balgus eganensis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    3515100001
    [10] Balgus humilis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0575400001
    [11] Balgus albofasciatus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    1545300001


    Taxonomic Overview for Matrix 'M26537' (11 Taxa)

    taxon unscored
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    scored
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    no cell
    support
    NPA
    cells
    "-" cellscell images labels on
    cell images
    member
    access
    [1] Lissomus spp.
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    9454500001
    [2] Cussolenis mutabilis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    8464600001
    [3] Pterotarsus bimaculatus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    8474600001
    [4] Balgus rugosus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0545400001
    [5] Balgus obconicus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    4505000001
    [6] Balgus eschscholtzi
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    1545300001
    [7] Balgus schnusei
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0545400001
    [8] Balgus tuberculosus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0565400001
    [9] Balgus eganensis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    3515100001
    [10] Balgus humilis
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    0575400001
    [11] Balgus albofasciatus
    Last Modified in 03/27/20
    1545300001


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