Donaciinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) of Turkey: species list and new records

Ekiz A. N. , Geiser E., Gök A. , Kaya O. D.

AQUATIC INSECTS, vol.41, no.3, pp.241-253, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01650424.2020.1739312
  • Title of Journal : AQUATIC INSECTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.241-253


The Turkish Donaciinae are reviewed based on recently collected material, several museum collections, and the available literature data. In total, 21 species of Donaciinae are known from Turkey. Donacia aequidorsis Jacobson, 1894, D. crassipes Fabricius, 1775, D. polita Kunze, 1818, and Plateumaris rustica (Kunze, 1818) are reported for the first time for the Turkish reed beetle fauna. Local distributions are updated, and distribution maps are provided for 19 species of which exact localities are known.