First record of Triplax russica (Linnaeus, 1758) (Coleoptera, Erotylidae) from Kazakhstan


Triplax russica
pleasing fungus beetles
new findings
North and Central Kazakhstan

How to Cite

Temreshev, I. I. (2023). First record of Triplax russica (Linnaeus, 1758) (Coleoptera, Erotylidae) from Kazakhstan. Acta Biologica Sibirica, 9, 147–155.


Pleasing fungus beetle Triplax russica (Linnaeus, 1758) from the family Erotylidae is firstly recorded from Kazakhstan. A key to known species of the genus Triplax from Kazakhstan is given. Birch brittlegill Russula betularum Hora, stinking russula Russula foetens Pers., 1796, are recorded from Kazakhstan for T. russica.


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