An Annotated Synopsis of the Flea Beetles of Iran with New Records (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini)

ASLAN E. G. , Ghahari H.

TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY, vol.143, no.3, pp.633-667, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


The fauna of Iranian Alticini (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae) is summarized in this paper. In total. 180 taxa within 18 genera are listed with four new records for the flea beetle fauna of Iran: Attica carchtorunt Guerin-Meneville 1858, Aphthona euphorbiae (Schrank 1781), Aphthona kuntzei Roubal 1931 and Chaetocnona aridula (Gyllenhal 1827). All taxa are arranged alphabetically including data regarding distribution in Iran. general distribution, and chorotype classification.