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Omoglymmius (Orthoglymmius)

Ross T. Bell
Containing group: Omoglymmius


Orthoglymmius is a subgenus with eight species from the Oriental Realm as well as Taiwan and Japan.


Orthoglymmius is similar to Omoglymmius s. str., but the clypeal setae are present. The spur of the middle tibia is straight, and the deepest lateral pits of the female are on sternum V. The antenna is without an apical stylus or basal setae. The eye is large and deeper than long. The elytral striae are regular, and the discal setae of the elytra are well developed.

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Dorsal aspect of the head and prothorax of Omoglymmius (Orthoglymmius) feae. Modified from Bell and Bell (1982). Copyright © 1982 Ross T. Bell and Joyce R. Bell.


Bell, R. T. and J. R. Bell. 1982. Rhysodini of the World Part III. Revision of Omoglymmius Ganglbauer (Coleoptera: Carabidae or Rhysodidae) and substitutions for preoccupied generic names. Quaestiones Entomologicae 18: 127-259.

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Bell, Ross T. 2000. Omoglymmius (Orthoglymmius). Version 01 March 2000 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Omoglymmius_%28Orthoglymmius%29/2054/2000.03.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/

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