This work establishes the means to identify the nearly 130 species of Hawaiian carabid beetles of the tribe Platynini, which constitutes a monophyletic radiation. This volume is the first of three books that will treat all of the native and introduced carabid species found in the Hawaiian islands.A Manual of the Insects of the Hawaiian Islands, Including an Enumeration of the Species and Notes on Their Origin, Distribution, Hosts, ... Lectotype oaquot; labeled aquot;aaquot; Mesothriscus optimus Type D.S. 258. ... V 1894aquot; (BMNH) hereby designated.
|Title||:||Insects of Hawaii|
|Author||:||Elwood Curtin Zimmerman, James K. Liebherr|
|Publisher||:||University of Hawaii Press - 1948|