2008 Aquatic Coleoptera Bibliography


Anlas, S.; Fikacek, M.; Tezcan, S. 2008. Notes on the seasonal dynamics of the coprophagous Hydrophilidae (Coleoptera) in western Turkey, with first record of Megasternum concinnum for Turkish fauna. Linzer Biologische Beiträge 40:409-417.


Archangelsky, Miguel. 2008. Phylogeny of Berosini (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae, Hydrophilinae) based on larval and adult characters, and evolutionary scenarios related to habitat shift in larvae. Systematic Entomology 33:635-650.


Archangelsky, Miguel; Manzo, Veronica. 2007. Description of the mature larvae of the genera Stethelmis Hinton y Luchoelmis Spangler & Staines (Insecta : Coleoptera, Elmidae). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Nueva Serie 9: 79-87.


Attique, T.; Kamaluddin, S. 2005. Information about Cybister lateralis marginalis (de Geer) (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) from Pakistan with reference to its genitalia and cladistic relationship. International Journal of Biology and Biotechnology 2: 11-14.


Balke, Michael; Ribera, Ignacio; Beutel, Rolf; Viloria, Angel; Garcia, Mauricio; Vogler, Alfried P. 2008. Systematic placement of the recently discovered beetle family Meruidae (Coleoptera: Dytiscoidea) based on molecular data. Zoologica Scripta 37: 647-650.


Barman, E. H.; Wall, William P.; Mouton, Angeline; Fenn, Teresa R. 2008. Changes in mandibular musculature and morphology in response to stemmatal enlarcement in larvae of Thermonectus basillaris (Harris) and Acilius mediatus (Say) (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Dytiscinae). Coleopterists Bulletin 62: 279-286.


Barman, E. H.; White, B. P.; Jackson, R.; Wolfe, G. W. 2008. Identification of mature larvae of Hydaticus cinctipennis and H. bimarginatus (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) based on morphology and breeding seasons. Florida Entomologist 91: 315-316.


Bilbao, Amaia Perez; Garrido, Josefina. 2008. Diversity of aquatic beetles in Gandaras de Budino (Natura Network 2000) in Pontevedra (Spain). Bulletin de la Societe Entomologique de France 113: 343-350.


Bilton, David T.; Thompson, Andrew; Foster, Garth N. 2008. Inter- and intrasexual dimorphism in the diving beetle Hydroporus memnonius Nicolai (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 94: 685-697.


Chatzimanolis, Stylianos; Caterino, Michael S. 2008. Phylogeography and conservation genetics of Californian coastal terrestrial communities: a comparative study using three beetles. Insect Conservation and Diversity 1: 222-232.


Clark, Shawn N.; Olsen, Andrew B.; Goodman, Mark H. 2008. The subfamily Donaciinae in Utah (Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Monographs of the Western North American Naturalist 4: 1-37.


Darilmaz, Mustafa Cemal; Ahmed, Zubair. 2009. A new record for the fauna of Pakistan: Hydaticus leander (Rossi, 1790) (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 33: 105-106.


De Marzo, L. 2008. Some anatomical notes on the silk glands of Hydrophiloidea (Coleoptera Hydraenidae, Helophoridae, Hydrophilidae, Sphaeridiidae). Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura 40: 269-279.


De Marzo, L. 2006-2007. Building of the pupal cell and cocoon in Coleoptera: some ethological details (Polyphaga: 7 families). Entomologica (Bari) 40: 91-100.


Dyadichko, V. G. 2008. Seasonal changes of the species composition of carnivore aquatic beetles (Coleoptera, Hydradephaga) in the southern Ukraine of the steppe intermittent rivers. Vestnik Zoologii 42: 255-261.


Elliott, J. M. 2008. Ontogenetic shifts in drift periodicity and benthic dispersal in elmid beetles. Freshwater Biology 53: 698-713.                                                                                                             

Erman, O. Koeksal; Erman, O. 2008. Dytiscidae species (Coleoptera) in Artvin and Rize provinces of Northeastern Turkey. Munis Entomology & Zoology 3: 582-593.


Fairn, Evan R.; Schulte-Hostedde, Albrecht I.; Alarie, Yves. 2008. Water mite parasitism is associated with body condition and sex of the whirligig beetle Dineutus nigrior (Coleoptera : Gyrinidae). Ecoscience 15: 327-331.


Fairn, Evan R.; Schulte-Hostedde, Albrecht I.; Alarie, Yves. 2008. Attachment site and infestation parameters of parasitic water mites on the whirligig beetle Dineutus nigrior Roberts (Coleoptera : Gyrinidae). Aquatic Insects 30: 223-228.


Fernandez, Liliana A.; Archangelsky, Miguel; Manzo, Veronica. 2008. Aquatic and semiaquatic Coleoptera from Salto Encantado y Valle del Cuna Piru Provincial Park (Misiones, Argentina). Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 67: 87-98.


Fernandez, Liliana Alicia. 2008. The annual life history of a population of the aquatic Coleopteran Derallus angustus (Coleoptera : Hydrophilidae). Revista de Biologia Tropical 56: 345-348.


Ferro, Giorgio. 2008. A new Ochthtebius (Enicocerus) from central Greece (Coleoptera Hydraenidae). Bollettino della Societa Entomologica Italiana 140: 151-153.


Fery, H.; Stastny, J. 2007. Notes on the Scarodytes savinensis-complex with the description of two new taxa (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae). Linzer Biologische Beiträge 39: 877-899.


Fikacek, Martin; Hajek, Jiri; Prokop, Jakub. 2008. New records of the water beetles (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae, Hydrophilidae) from the central European Oligocene-Miocene deposits, with a confirmation of the generic attribution of Hydrobiomorpha enspelense Wedmann 2000. Annales de la Societe Entomologique de France 44: 187-199.


Foster, Garth N.; Lott, Derek A. 2008. Cyphon kongsbergenis Munster, 1924, new to the fauna of France (Coleoptera Scirtidae). Entomologiste (Paris) 64: 355.


Ghosh, S. C.; Pal, T. K.; Nandi, A. 2007. First record of an aquatic beetle larva (Insecta : Coleoptera) from the parsora formation (permo-triassic), India. Palaeontology (Oxford) 50: 1335-1340.


Hayashi, Masakazu; Sota, Teiji. 2008. Discrimination of two Japanese water pennies, Eubrianax granicollis Lewis and E. ramicornis Kiesenwetter (Coleoptera: Psephenidae), based on laboratory rearing and molecular taxonomy. Entomological Science 11: 349-357.


Hendrich, L. 2008. Tiporus emmae nov.sp from Northern Australia (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae, Hydroporinae). Linzer Biologische Beiträge 40: 311-320.


Humphreys, W. F.; Watts, C. H. S.; Cooper, S. J. B.; Leijs, R. 2009. Groundwater estuaries of salt lakes: buried pools of endemic biodiversity on the western plateau, Australia. Hydrobiologia 626: 79-95.


Incekara, Umit. 2007. Contribution to the knowledge of Hydrophilidae and Haliplidae (Coleoptera) fauna of Algeria. Turkiye Entomoloji Dergisi 31: 291-295.


Incekara, Umit; Darilmaz, Mustafa C.; Mart, Abdullah; Polat, Ahmet; Karaca, Hanifi. 2009. Faunistic study on two sister plain (Bafra and Carsamba) aquatic Coleoptera fauna in Turkey: two similar geography but rather different fauna, with a new record. Munis Entomology & Zoology 4: 125-138.


Incekara, Umit; Erman, Orhan. 2008. The aquatic Coleoptera (Helophoridae and Hydrophilidae) species contributing the parasitism and phoresy, with main habitat characteristics in Erzurum and surroundings (East Anatolia). Turkiye Entomoloji Dergisi 32: 83-89.


Inoda, T.; Tajima, F.; Taniguchi, H.; Saeki, M.; Numakura, K.; Hasegawa, M.; Kamimura, S. 2008. Temperature-dependent regulation of reproduction in the diving beetle Dytiscus sharpi (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae) (vol 24, pg 1115, 2007). Zoological Science (Tokyo) 25:560.


Inoda, Toshio; Tajima, Fumitada; Taniguchi, Hiroshi; Saeki, Motoyuki; Numakura, Kazuki; Hasegawa, Masami; Kamimura, Shinji. 2007. Temperature-dependent regulation of reproduction in the diving beetle Dytiscus sharpi (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae). Zoological Science (Tokyo) 24: 1115-1121.


Jia, Feng-long; Zhao, Ling. 2008. Two newly recorded species of the genus Anacaena (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) from China. Entomotaxonomia 30: 222-224.


Jiang, Mingxing; Way, Michael O.; Du, Xikuan; Ji, Xianghua; He, Yan. 2008. Reproductive biology of summer/fall populations of rice water weevil, Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus Kuschel, in southeastern Texas. Southwestern Entomologist. 33: 129-137.


Jiang, Mingxing; Way, M. O.; Zhang, Wenjun; Cheng, Jiaan. 2007. Rice water weevil females of different elytral color morphs: Comparisons of locomotor activity, mating success, and reproductive capacity. Environmental Entomology. 36: 1040-1047.


Karaman, Betuel; Kiyak, Suat; Darilmaz, Mustafa C. 2008. Faunistic study of the aquatic beetles (Coleoptera) of Trabzon province (Turkey). Munis Entomology & Zoology 3: 437-446.


Kenner, Rex D. 2008. Asymmetry of the sutural margins of elytra: implications for the generic classification of Haliplidae (Coleoptera). Coleopterists Bulletin 2: 461-473.


Kenner, Rex D. 2007. Further records for Ochthebius (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae) in British Columbia. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia 104: 87-88.


Klausnitzer, Bernhard. 2006. Description of Elodes akbesianus Pic, 1898 from Lebanon (Coleoptera, Scirtidae). Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 50: 213-216.


Klausnitzer, Bernhard. 2007. To the knowledge of the Corsican species of genus Elodes Latreille, 1796, with description of a new species (Coleoptera, Scirtidae).  Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 51: 221-224.


Klausnitzer, Bernhard. 2007. To the knowledge of the European species of genus Odeles Klausnitzer, 2004, with description of new species (Coleoptera, Scirtidae). Part 2. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 51: 187-196.


Lenders, A. J. W. 2007. The aquatic Adaphega of the Meinweg and Turfkoelen reserves - Difference between aquatic habitats of species of the genera Cybister and Dytiscus. Natuurhistorisch Maandblad 96: 170-175.


Lee, Chi-Feng; Jäch, Manfred. 2007. New species and new records of Psephenidae from Asia (Coleoptera). Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria 99: 229-244.


Lee, Dae-Hyun; Ahn, Kee-Jeong. 2008. Ametor scabrosus (Horn) (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Hydrophilinae) new to Korea. Entomological Research 38: 236-238.


Lee, Dae-Hyun; Ahn, Kee-Jeong. 2008.  First records of Leiodytes nicobaricus (Redtenbacher) and Platambus stygius (Regimbart) in Korea (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Entomological Research 38: 87-89.


Lenders, A. J. W. 2007. The larger water beetles of the Weerterbos area. Natuurhistorisch Maandblad 96: 64-67.


Leys, Remko; Watts, Chris H. 2008. Systematics and evolution of the Australian subterranean hydroporine diving beetles (Dytiscidae), with notes on Carabhydrus. Invertebrate Systematics 22: 217-225.


Liu, Yan-Bin; Ji, Lan-Zhu; Jing, Tian-Zhong. 2008. Morphological and molecular characrerization of Hydrocassis mongolica, sp nov (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) from China. Oriental Insects 42: 173-184.


Manzo, V.; Archangelsky, M. 2008. A key to the known larvae of South American Elmidae (Coleoptera : Byrrhoidea), with a description of the mature larva of Macrelmis saltensis Manzo. Annales de Limnologie 44: 63-74.


Mauricio Arias-Diaz, Diego; Reinoso-Florez, Gladys; Guevara-Cardona, Giovany; Antonio Villa-Navarro, Francisco. 2007. Spatial and temporal distribution of the water beetles in the Coello River Basin (Tolima, Colombia). Caldasia 29: 177-194.


Michat, Mariano C.; Archangelsky, Miguel; Bachmann, Axel O. 2008. Generic keys for the identification of larval Dytiscidae from Argentina (Coleoptera: Adephaga). Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 67: 17-36.


Michat, Mariano C.; Torres, Patricia L. M. 2008. On the systematic position of the diving-beetle genus Pachydrus (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae): Evidence from larval chaetotaxy and morphology. European Journal of Entomology 105: 737-750.


Michat, Mariano C.; Alarie, Yves. 2008. Morphology and chaetotaxy of larval Hypodessus cruciatus (Regimbart) (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae : Hydroporinae), and analysis of the phylogenetic relationships of the Bidessini based on larval characters. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 43: 135-146.


Miguelez, David; Valladares, Luis F. 2008. Seasonal dispersal of water beetles (Coleoptera) in an agricultural landscape: a study using Moericke traps in northwest Spain. Annales de la Societe Entomologique de France 44: 317-326.


Noriega, Jorge Ari; Botero, Juan Pablo; Viola, Marcelo; Fagua, Giovanny. 2007. Seasonal dynamics of the trophic structure of an assemblage of Coleoptera in the Colombian Amazon. Revista Colombiana de Entomologia 33: 157-164.


Park, Hae Chul; Lee, Young Bo; Lee, Hee A. 2008. Taxonomic review of the genus Copelatus Erichson (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae) in Korea. Entomological Research 38: 73-76.


Park, Sun-Jae; Ahn, Kee-Jeong. 2008. Redescription of the littoral genus and species of Neochthebius granulosus (Sato), and the first larval description for the genus (Coleoptera : Hydraenidae : Ochthebiinae). Journal of Natural History 42: 39-40.


Parpet, Jean-Francois; Chabrol, Laurent. 2007. About two remarkable Elmidae (Coleoptera) from Limousin and Charente. Bulletin de la Societe Linneenne de Bordeaux 35: 237-242.


Pawar, K. R. 2008. Histomorphological structure of the cephalic neuroendocrine system in the water beetle, Cybister tripunctatus Ol. (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Journal of Entomological Research (New Delhi) 32: 283-290.


Prokin, A. A.; Ryndevich, S. K.; Petrov, P. N.; Andrejeva, T. R. 2008. New data on the distribution of Helophoridae, Hydrochidae and Hydrophilidae (Coleoptera) in Russia and adjacent lands. Russian Entomological Journal 17: 145-148.


Przewozny, Marek; Buczynski, Pawel. 2008. Berosus (Berosus) geminus Reiche et Saulcy, 1856 recorded in Poland, and a key to Polish species of the genus Berosus Leach, 1817 (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae). Polish Journal of Entomology 77: 309-320.


Ribera, Ignacio; Vogler, Alfried P.; Balke, Michael. 2008. Phylogeny and diversification of diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Cladistics 24: 563-590


Romey, William L.; Galbraith, Emily. 2008. Optimal group positioning after a predator attack: the influence of speed, sex, and satiation within mobile whirligig swarms. Behavioral Ecology 19: 338-343.


Ruta, Rafal. 2008. Redescriptions of Scirtes sericeus Waterhouse, 1880, bona species and Scirtes aequalis Waterhouse, 1880 (Coleoptera : Scirtidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 19: 191-199.


Sanchez-Fernandez, David; Lobo, Jorge M.; Abellan, Pedro; Ribera, Ignacio; Millan, Andres. 2008. Bias in freshwater biodiversity sampling: the case of Iberian water beetles. Diversity and Distributions 14: 754-762.


Schmidt, Gesine; Meitzner, Volker; Gruenwald, Mathias. 2006. First proof of Dytiscus latissimus (Linnaeus, 1758) in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae) since 1967. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 50: 239-240.


Shaverdo, H.; Monaghan, M. T.; Lees, D. C.; Ranaivosolo, R.; Balke, M. 2008. Madaglymbus a new genus Malagasy endemic diving beetles and description of a highly unusual species based on morphology and DNA sequence data (Dytiscidae: Copelatinae). Systematics and Biodiversity 6: 43-51.


Shepard, William D. 2008. Parasitism of larval Eubrianax edwardsii (LeConte, 1874) (Coleoptera: Psephenidae) by water mites. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 84: 115-116.


Shi, Sheng-wei; He, Yan; Ji, Xiang-hua; Jiang, Ming-xing; Cheng, Jia-an. 2008. Do rice water weevils and rice stem borers compete when sharing a host plant? Journal of Zhejiang University-Science B 9: 572-577.


Short, A. E. Z.; Caterino, M. S. 2009. On the validity of habitat as a predictor of genetic structure in aquatic systems: a comparative study using California water beetles. Molecular Ecology 18: 403-414.


Short, A. E. Z.; Kanda, K. 2006. The water scavenger beetles of Mongolia with new records from the Selenge River Basin (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 155: 9-12.


Stagliano, David M.; Whiles, Matt R. 2008. Life history and production of the riffle beetle, Stenelmis crenata (Say, 1824) (Coleoptera : Elmidae), in a tallgrass prairie stream. Aquatic Insects 30: 197-204.


Staines, C. L. 2008. Dytiscidae or predaceous diving beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) of Plummers Island, Maryland. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington 15: 153-155.


Staines, Charles L.; Mayor, Adriean J. 2008. Aquatic and semiaquatic beetles of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae, Gyrinidae, Haliplidae, Helophoridae, Hydraenidae, Hydrochidae, Hydrophilidae, and Noteridae). Southeastern Naturalist 7: 505-514.


Torres, Patricia L. M.; Mazzucconi, Silvia A.; Michat, Mariano C.; Bachmann, Axel O. 2008. Aquatic Coleoptera and Heteroptera from Calilegua National Park (Jujuy Province, Argentina). Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 67: 127-144.


Urbanelli, Sandra; Porretta, Daniele. 2008. Evidence of reinforcement of premating isolation between two species of the genus Ochthebius (Coleoptera : Hydraenidae). Evolution 62: 1520-1527.


Vondel, Bernhard J. van. 2008. A new species of Haliplus from Sulawesi (Coleoptera: Haliplidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 151: 141-143.


Wang Hui; Lai Xiao-Long; Ma Rui-Yan; Hu Wei. 2008. Bionomics of Agasicles hygrophila, as the natural enemy for invasive weed, Alternanthera philoxeroides. Chinese Bulletin of Entomology 45: 480-482.


Watts, Chris H. S.; Hancock, Peter J.; Leys, Remko. 2008. Paroster peelensis sp nov.: a new stygobitic water beetle from alluvial gravels in northern New South Wales (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Australian Journal of Entomology 47: 227-231.


Wewalka, G.; Bistrom, O. 2008. Bidessus of Ethiopia with description of a new species (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae). Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Österreichischer Entomologen 60: 49-53.


Wu Jing; Yang Lianfang; Li Qiang; Wang Beixin, 2008. Relationship between aquatic beetle community structure and environmental variables in the Xitiao Stream, Zhejiang, China. Chinese Journal of Applied and Environmental Biology 14: 64-68.


Xi Qian-Yun; Deng Ri-Qiang; Wang Jin-Wen; Jia Feng-Long; Wang Xun-Zhang. 2008. Phylogeny of Gyrinidae and Hydradephaga (Insecta : Coleoptera) based on COI gene: a case study using codon-partitioning schemes in phylogenetic tree reconstruction. Acta Entomologica Sinica 51: 166-181.


Yoshitomi, Hiroyuki. 2008. Scirtes japonicus (Coleoptera : Scirtidae): New records from the Hawaii Islands. Coleopterists Bulletin 62: 278.


Yoshitomi, Hiroyuki. 2008. Scirtidae of the Oriental region, Part 9. Three new species of the genus Hydrocyphon (Coleoptera, Scirtidae) from China. Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology 14: 77-82.


Zwick, Peter; Zwick, Heide. 2008. Scirtes hemisphaericus uses macrophyte snorkels to pupate under water. With notes on pupae of additional European genera of Scirtidae (Coleoptera). Aquatic Insects 30: 83-95.