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Subgenus Anthrenus

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Anthrenus dorsatus new to the United States and a comparison with Anthrenus pimpinellae ssp. pimpinellae (Col: Dermestidae)
By Holloway, G. J., et al.
Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 93(2): 153 - 163, 2020

Revision of taxonomic status of Anthrenus pimpinellae isabellinus (Coleoptera: Dermestidae)
By Holloway, G. J., et al.
European Journal of Entomology 117: 481 - 489, 2020

Anthrenus pimpinellae, a palearctic dermestid established in eastern North America
By Hoebeke ER, Wheeler AG, Jr. Beal RS Jr.
Journal of the New York Entomological Society 93(4): 1216-1222, 1985

Taxonomy and Biology of Nearctic Species of Anthrenus (Coleoptera: Dermestidae)
By Beal Jr. RS
Transactions of the American Entomological Society Vol. 124, No. 3/4: 271-332, 1998

A new species of Anthrenus Geoffroy, 1762 (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) from California, with a key to the Nearctic species
By Marcin Kadej
The Coleopterists Bulletin 65(3):309-314., 2011
Anthrenus (s. str.) pulaskii Kadej, new species, is described from Riverside County, California, USA. The habitus, antennae, scales, and galea with lacinia are illustrated and compared with related species. A key to the Nearctic species of Anthrenus Geoffroy is presented.

Also has photographic plate illustrating the Nearctic species.

Abstract here.

Annotated checklist of Nearctic Dermestidae with revised key to genera
By Beal, R.S.
The Coleopterists Bulletin, 57: 391-404, 2003

A new U.S. and Florida record for Caccoleptus (Bicaccoleptus) kacka Háva, 2009 (Coleoptera: Dermestidae)
By Háva, J. and M.C. Thomas
Insecta Mundi 0237: 1–3, 2012
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New genus to keep an eye out for in Florida. Records from Dade and Broward counties.

World Catalogue of the Dermestidae (Coleoptera)
By Jiří Háva
Studie a zprávy Oblastního Muzea Praha-východ, Brandýs n. Labem 2003 Supplementum 1., 2003
Available online here.

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