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Author Calder, Andrew A.

Title Click beetles : genera of the Australian Elateridae (Coleoptera) / Andrew A. Calder
Published Collingwood, Vic., Australia : CSIRO Publishing, 1996


Description 1 online resource (x, 401 pages) : illustrations
Series Monographs on invertebrate taxonomy ; vol. 2
Monographs on invertebrate taxonomy ; vol. 2.
Contents Abstract -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Material and methods -- Morphology -- Key to Genera of Australian Elateridae -- Systematic section -- Unplaced and excluded species of Australian Elateridae -- References
Summary This is the first monograph on the Australian genera of Elateridae--click beetles. The book deals with 74 genera, among which 14 are newly recognised. The volume documents the entire Australian fauna and provides lavish illustrations of representative species, and typical examples of the male and female genitalia for each genus. The phylogeny of the genera is analysed and there is a checklist of all described species and appropriate bibliographic and type locality details are given
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-393) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Elateridae -- Australia -- Classification
Beetles -- Australia -- Classification
NATURE / General.
Élatéridés -- Australie -- Classification.
Genre/Form Classification.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780643105171