Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Latest version published by ZooKeys on 31 August 2021 ZooKeys

This Darwin Core Archive contains the nomenclatural and taxonomic information included in the Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America, Zookeys 728:1-455. All available family- genus- and species-group names are included along with the higher classification and taxonomic status for each taxon.

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Who created the resource:

Yves Bousquet
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Donald Thomas
USDA ARS, Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory
Patrice Bouchard
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Aaron Smith
Northern Arizona University
Rolf Aalbu
California Academy of Sciences
M. Andrew Johnston
Arizona State University
Warren Steiner
Smithsonian Institution

Who can answer questions about the resource:

M. Andrew Johnston
Doctoral Candidate
Arizona State University

Who filled in the metadata:

Andrew Johnston
Doctoral Candidate
Arizona State University

Who else was associated with the resource:

Andrew Johnston
Geographic Coverage

North America, from Panama North

Bounding Coordinates South West [8.407, -180], North East [77.157, -55.898]
Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Family  Tenebrionidae (darkling beetles)
Additional Metadata
Alternative Identifiers 56c83fd9-533b-4b77-a67a-cf521816866e