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Species Melasis rufipennis


Review of the phylogeny, classification and biology of the family Eucnemidae (Coleoptera)
By Muona J.
Entomologica Scandinavica Suppl. 44: 1-133, 1993

An annotated list of the false click beetles of Virginia (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae).
By Hoffman, R.L., R.L. Otto, and R. Vigneault.
Banisteria 34: 25-32., 2009
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Hoffman, R.L., R.L. Otto, and R. Vigneault. 2009. An annotated list of the false click beetles of Virginia (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae). Banisteria 34: 25-32.

New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Eucnemidae
By Webster R.P., Sweeney J.D., Demerchant I.
Zookeys 179: 77-91, 2012

New USA state records for eight species of false click beetles (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae)
By Otto R.L.
The Coleopterists Bulletin 66(4): 358-359, 2012

A revision of the Nearctic Eucnemidae
By Muona J.
Acta Zoologica Fennica 212: 1-106, 2000

Four new Coleoptera (Elateridae and Buprestidae).
By Knull, J.N.
Entomological News 49: 19-22., 1938
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Knull, J.N. 1938. Four new Coleoptera (Elateridae and Buprestidae). Entomological News 49: 19-22.

Conoderus browni n. sp.
Limonius flavomarginatus n. sp.
Paratyndaris tucsoni n. sp.
Paratyndaris quadrinotata n. sp.

Synopsis of adventive species of Coleoptera (Insecta) recorded from Canada. Part 4: Scarabaeoidea... [through Cleroidea]
By Klimaszewski J, Langor D, Smith A, Hoebeke E, Davies A, Pelletier G, Douglas HB, Webster RP, Bourdon C, Borowiec L, Scudder GGE
Pensoft Series Faunistica 116: 1-215, 2017
Full title: Synopsis of adventive species of Coleoptera (Insecta) recorded from Canada. Part 4: Scarabaeoidea, Scirtoidea, Buprestoidea, Byrrhoidea, Elateroidea, Derodontoidea, Bostrichoidea, and Cleroidea

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Handbook of Zoology. Coleoptera Vol. 3: Morphology and Systematics (Phytophaga)
By Leschen R.A.B., Beutel R.G. (eds)
Walter de Gruyter, Berlin. 687 pp., 2014