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Kalashian M, Davodi M, Karimpour Y. New and reconfirmed records of Sphenoptera orichalcea (Pallas, 1781) (Coleoptera, Buprestidae) from Iran and Armenia. J. Insect Biodivers. Syst 2022; 8 (1) :1-7
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1- Scientific Center of Zoology and Hydroecology, National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, P. Sevak str., 7, Yerevan, 0014.
2- Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran.
3- Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran. , y.karimpour@urmia.ac.ir
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Based on materials recently collected in Iran and Armenia, jewel-beetle Sphenoptera (Chrysoblemma) orichalcea (Pallas, 1781) is reported for the first time for Iranian fauna, and occurrence of the species in Armenia is also reconfirmed. Some diagnostic characters, ecological and biological notes along with photographs are provided.
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Article Type: Research Article | Subject: Systematics/Coleoptera
Received: 2021/09/16 | Accepted: 2021/11/8 | Published: 2022/01/5

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