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Published: 2022-12-20
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Pselaphinae of the Cameroon Volcanic Line. Part 1. New Pselaphinae (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae) from the island São Tomé

1Department of Entomology, National Museum, Natural History Museum, Cirkusová 1740, CZ-193 00 Praha 9-Horní Počernice, Czech Republic.
2Moravian Museum, Department of Entomology, Hviezdoslavova 29 a, Brno, CZ-627 00, Czech Republic.
Coleoptera Staphylinidae Pselaphinae São Tomé taxonomy


A new genus of Pselaphinae, Reichentomica gen. nov., and three new species, Reichentomica tasani sp. nov., Afroplectus turneri sp. nov., and Parasimus saotomicus sp. nov., are described for the first time from the island São Tomé. All three species were collected at the same locality close to Jardim Botânico do Bom Successo (00°16′31′′N, 06°36′14′′E) using flight intercept trap in the tropical forest at the elevation of 1324 m.



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