Omoglymmius (Laminoglymmius)Ross T. Bell
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Laminoglymmius is a subgenus with seven species. It occurs in the Oriental region, from the Andaman Islands and Malay Peninsula to New Guinea.
The antenna has basal setae on the outer segments, but it lacks an apical stylet. The clypeal setae are absent. The medial angles of the temporal lobes have translucent areas. The medial angles are either simple, or they are divided into two or three medial angles. In the latter cases, the extra angles are closely spaced, with only a shallow emargination separating them. Most species have a conspicuous postorbital tubercle.
Omoglymmius (Laminoglymmius) oberthueri. (A) Dorsal view of head and pronotum. (B) Lateral view of head. Modified from Bell and Bell (1982). Copyright © 1982 Ross T. Bell and Joyce R. Bell.
The punctures of the abdominal sterna are numerous and scattered. The female has small, simple lateral pits on sternum IV. The spur of the middle tibia is curved. The males have a small, simple hind calcar.
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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Ross T. Bell
University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
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