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Species Elonus basalis


A review of North American Elonus species, with description of E. gruberi n. sp. (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea: Aderidae)
By Gompel, N.
Zootaxa, 2017

The Nearctic species of Elonus (Coleoptera: Aderidae)
By Werner F.G.
Psyche 1999(4): 245-264, 1992

Revision of the Aderidae of eastern North America.
By Werner, F.G.
Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 98: 187-232., 1990
Article access @ Jstor: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25009833

(I have a pdf copy if anyone needs it.)

The Aderidae (Coleoptera) of Maritime Provinces of Canada
By C.G. Majka
Journal of the Acadian Entomological Society 7: 65-69, 2011

Tenebrionoidea of South Carolina
By Janet C. Ciegler
Clemson University, 2014
Available only from Clemson then scroll down

This study of beetles in the superfamily Tenebrionoidea continues efforts to document the biodiversity of South Carolina. Twenty tenebrionoid families (excluding Ciidae and Scraptiidae) are covered: Aderidae, Anthicidae, Archeocrypticidae, Boridae, Ischaliidae, Melandryidae, Meloidae, Mordellidae, Mycetophagidae, Mycteridae, Oedemeridae, Pyrochroidae, Pythidae, Ripiphoridae, Salpingidae, Stenotrachelidae, Synchroidae, Tenebrionidae, Tetratomidae, and Zopheridae.

New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Mordellidae and Ripiphoridae
By Webster R.P., Sweeney J.D., Demerchant I.
Zookeys 179: 243-256, 2012

New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Tenebrionidae and Zopheridae
By Webster R.P., Sweeney J.D., Demerchant I., Bouchard P., Bousquet Y.
Zookeys 179: 257-277, 2012

New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Mycetophagidae, Tetratomidae, and Melandryidae
By Webster R.P., Sweeney J.D., Demerchant I.
Zookeys 179: 215-242, 2012