Updates

November 17, 2019

Ground beetle update

Two Carabidae subfamilies added.

  DRYPTINAE       LICININAE  

November 15, 2019

Cassidinae update

Four tortoise beetle species added.

 Cassida rubiginosa     Cassida vibex     Cassida viridis     Pilemostoma fastuosum 

November 09, 2019

Rove beetle update

Two Staphylinidae subfamilies added.

  EUAESTHETINAE       PROTEININAE  

November 02, 2019

Tortoise beetle update

Cassidinae page added.

  CASSIDINAE  

October 27, 2019

Weevil update

Two Curculionidae subfamilies added.

  CYCLOMINAE       LIXINAE  

October 26, 2019

Chafer update

Cetoniinae page added.

  CETONIINAE      Oxythyrea funesta 

October 20, 2019

Carabid update

Platyninae page added, with species pages.

  PLATYNINAE      Agonum sexpunctatum     Calathus melanocephalus     Limodromus assimlis 

October 19, 2019

Species update

Five tenebrionoidea species added.

 Aderus populneus     Anaspis frontalis     Ischnomera sanguinicollis     Nacerdes melanura     Notoxus monoceros 

October 05, 2019

Staphylinidae update

Two new rove beetle subfamilies added.

  PHLOEOCHARINAE       PSELAPHINAE  

September 29, 2019

Oil beetle update

Four Meloidae pages added.

 Lytta vesicatoria     Meloe proscarabaeus     Meloe violaceus     Sitaris muralis 

September 28, 2019

Weevil update

Curculioninae page added.

  CURCULIONINAE  

September 19, 2019

Diving beetle update

Hydroporinae page added, with species pages.

  HYDROPORINAE      Hydroporus planus     Hygrotus impressopunctatus     Hyphydrus ovatus     Laccornis oblongus 

September 14, 2019

Mordellidae update

Four tumbling beetle pages added.

 Mordella     Mordellistena humeralis     Mordellochroa abdominalis     Tomoxia bucephala 

September 07, 2019

Leaf beetle update

Chrysolina genus page added, with new species.

 Chrysolina 

September 01, 2019

Ground beetle update

Pterostichinae page added with species pages.

  PTEROSTICHINAE      Amara plebeja      Poecilus cupreus      Stomis pumicatus 

August 25, 2019

Weevil update

Baridinae page added.

  BARIDINAE      Limnobaris dolorosa      Limnobaris t-album 

August 21, 2019

Cleridae update

Three clerid pages added.

 Korynetes caeruleus     Tillus elongatus     Trichodes 

August 17, 2019

Chafer update

Melolonthinae page added, with species.

  MELOLONTHINAE  

August 10, 2019

Staphylinidae update

Four rove beetle pages added.

 Lathrobium elongatum     Philonthus quisquilliarius     Pseudopsis sulcata     Stenus flavipes 

August 08, 2019

Weevil update

Five weevil species added.

 Acalyptus carpini     Anoplus plantaris     Cleopus pulchellus     Curculio glandium     Orchestes fagi 

July 29, 2019

Ground beetle update

Patrobinae page added.

  PATROBINAE      Patrobus assimilis      Patrobus atrorufus      Patrobus septentrionis 

July 27, 2019

Ladybird update

Four Coccinellidae pages added.

 Coccidula rufa     Coccidula scutellata     Halyzia sedecimguttata     Propylea quattuordecimpunctata 

July 20, 2019

Flea beetle update

Alticinae page added with four species.

  ALTICINAE      Crepidodera plutus     Hermaeophaga mercurialis     Sphaeroderma rubidum     Sphaeroderma testaceum 

July 13, 2019

New article added

  The Future of Beetles  

July 12, 2019

Rove beetle update

Scydmaeninae page added.

  SCYDMAENINAE      Euconnus fimetarius      Scydmaenus rufus      Scydmaenus tarsatus 

July 07, 2019

Silvanidae update

Four silvanid pages added.

 Dendrophagus crenatus     Psammoecus bipunctatus     Oryzaephilus     Silvanus 

June 30, 2019

Carabidae update

Bembidiini genus pages added.

 Bembidion     Bracteon 

June 22, 2019

Rove beetle update

Five Aleocharinae species added.

 Aleochara curtula     Cypha longicornis     Deinopsis erosa     Drusilla canaliculata     Hygronoma dimidiata 

June 15, 2019

Ground beetle update

Trechinae page added.

  TRECHINAE      Asaphidion curtum      Trechoblemus micros 

June 11, 2019

Elateridae update

Five more click beetles added.

 Ampedus sanguinolentus     Athous bicolor     Ctenicera cuprea     Selatosomus aeneus     Stenagostus rhombeus 

June 08, 2018

Dytiscidae update

Laccophilinae page added.

  LACCOPHILINAE  

June 01, 2019

Weevil update

Cryptorhynchinae page added.

  CRYPTORHINCHINAE      Acalles misellus      Cryptorhynchus lapathi      Kyklioacalles roboris 

May 25, 2019

Darkling beetle update

Four Tenebrionidae species added.

 Diaperis boleti     Eledona agricola     Phylan gibbus     Pseudocistela ceramboides 

May 19, 2019

Scarabaeidae update

Aegialiinae page added.

  AEGIALIINAE      Aegialia arenaria      Psammoporus insularis      Rhysothorax rufus 

May 17, 2019

Leaf beetle update

Cryptocephalinae page added with five new species.

  CRYPTOCEPHALINAE  

May 14, 2019

Monotomidae update

Four Monotomidae species added.

 Monotoma longicollis     Monotoma picipes     Rhizophagus dispar     Rhizophagus grandis 

May 11, 2019

Ground beetle update

Scaritinae page added.

  SCARITINAE      Clivina collaris      Clivina fossor      Dyschirius globosus 

May 03, 2019

Cerambycidae update

Five more longhorn beetles added.

 Phytoecia cylindrica     Rhagium bifasciatum     Rhagium inquisitor     Rhagium mordax     Stenocorus meridianus 

April 27, 2019

Weevil update

Ceutorhynchinae page added with five new species.

  CEUTORHYNCHINAE  

April 17, 2019

Rove beetles

Paederinae page added.

  PAEDERINAE      Paederidus     Paederus littoralis     Rugilus orbiculatus 

April 13, 2019

Leaf beetles

Four Chrysomelidae species pages added.

 Chrysolina banksii     Chrysolina fastuosa     Chrysolina marginata     Leptinotarsa decemlineata 

April 07, 2019

Species update

Three Silphidae pages added.

 Aclypea spp.     Dendroxena quadrimaculata     Necrodes littoralis 

April 04, 2019

Leaf beetles

Galerucinae page added with three species.

  GALERUCINAE      Galeruca tanaceti     Lochmaea crataegi     Sermylassa halensis 

March 30, 2019

Diving Beetle update

Colymbetinae page added, plus two species

  COLYMBETINAE      Nartus grapii     Rhantus suturalis 

March 28, 2019

Ground Beetles

Broscinae subfamily page added.

  BROSCINAE  

March 23, 2019

Weevil update

Hyperinae page added.

  HYPERINAE      Hypera meles     Hypera nigrirostris 

March 22, 2019

Anacaena page

Anacaena species guide added.

 Anacaena spp. 

March 16, 2019

Dung Beetles

Scarabaeinae page added with species pages

  SCARABAEINAE  

March 09, 2019

Lemophloeidae

Three Laemophloeidae species pages added.

 Cryptolestes ferrugineus     Cryptolestes pusillus     Laemophloeus monilis 

March 04, 2019

Dor Beetles

Geotrupidae species pages added.

 Geotrupes mutator     Geotrupes spiniger     Geotrupes stercorarius 

 Odonteus armiger     Trypocopris pyrenaeus     Trypocopris vernalis 

March 02, 2019

Apion update

Six Brentidae species pages added.

 Aspidapion aeneum     Betulapion simile     Malvapion malvae 

 Pirapion immune     Protapion trifolii     Taeniapion urticarium 

February 24, 2019

Rove beetles

Tachyporinae page added.

  TACHYPORINAE      Bolitobius spp.     Cilea silphoides     Sepedophilus marshami 

February 22, 2019

Longhorn beetles

Four Cerambycidae species pages added.

 Poecilium alni     Pogonocherus hispidus     Pseudovadonia livida     Stenurella melanura 

February 17, 2019

Flea beetles

Four Chrysomelidae species pages added.

 Altica lythri     Aphthona nonstriata     Longitarsus dorsalis     Psylliodes chrysocephala 

February 14, 2019

Cucujoidea

3 Cucujoidea pages added.

 Cerylon spp.     Dacne bipustulata     Dacne rufifrons 

February 10, 2019

Carabidae update

Harpalinae page added with four species.

  HARPALINAE      Acupalpus dubius     Harpalus rufipes     Ophonus rufibarbis     Stenolophus mixtus 

February 05, 2019

Click beetles

Four Elateridae species pages added.

 Agrypnus murinus     Ampedus balteatus     Athous campyloides     Hemicrepidius hirtus 

February 03, 2019

Ground beetle update

Four Carabidae species pages added.

 Agonum fuliginosum     Dromius quadrimaculatus     Harpalus affinis     Paradromius linearis 

January 30, 2019

Chafer update

Rutelinae page added.

  RUTELINAE      Anomala dubia     Phyllopertha horticola 

January 26, 2019

Species update

Four Dermestidae species pages added.

 Attagenus pellio     Ctesias serra     Megatoma undata     Trinodes hirtus 

January 19, 2019

Rove beetle update

Staphylininae page added.

  STAPHYLININAE  

January 15, 2019

Species update

Three Ptinidae species pages added.

 Gibbium psylloides     Lasioderma serricorne     Stegobium paniceum 

January 12, 2019

Diving Beetle update

Dytiscinae subfamily page added.

  DYTISCINAE      Acilius sulcatus     Graphoderus bilineatus     Hydaticus seminiger 

January 10, 2019

New article added

  Building a reference collection  

January 01, 2019

Weevil update

Four Entiminae species pages added.

 Exomias pellucidus     Phyllobius pomaceus     Polydrusus formosus     Tanymecus palliatus 

December 22, 2018

Leiodidae update

Four leiodidae species added.

  PLATYPSYLLINAE      Nemadus colonoides     Parabathyscia wollastoni 

December 26, 2018

Coccinellidae update

Four ladybird species pages added.

 2-spot ladybird     10-spot ladybird     Cream-spot ladybird     24-spot ladybird 

December 22, 2018

Weevil update

Cossoninae subfamily page added.

  COSSONINAE      Cossonus parallelepipedus     Pentarthrum huttoni 

 

December 11, 2018

Leef beetle update

Four chrysomelid species pages added.

 Bromius obscurus     Oomorphus concolor     Oulema duftschmidi     Oulema melanopus 

December 13, 2018

Ground beetle update

Bombardier beetle page added.

  BRACHININAE  

December 11, 2018

Species update

Four jewel beetle species pages added.

 Agrilus biguttatus     Aphanistictus emarginatus     Melanophila acuminata     Trachys minutus 

December 09, 2018

Weevil update

Entiminae page added.

  ENTIMINAE  

December 06, 2018

Species update

Four Hydrophiloidea species pages added.

 Cercyon laminatus     Cercyon quisquilius     Haeterius ferrugineus     Hister unicolor 

December 01, 2018

Species update

Four Cucujoidea species pages added.

 Anommatus duodecimstriatus     Rhizophagus bipustulatus     Tritoma bipustulata     Uleiota planatus 

November 30, 2018

Staphylinidae update

Omaliinae page added.

  OMALIINAE      Eusphalerum luteum     Lesteva longoelytrata     Philorinum sordidum 

November 24, 2018

Species update

Four new species pages added.

 Cis boleti     Hypulus quercinus     Mycetophagus quadripustulatus     Tetratoma fungorum 

November 23, 2018

Weevil update

Four new Curculionidae species added

 Hadroplontus litura     Hadroplontus trimaculatus     Magdalis barbicornis     Orobitis cyaneus  

 

November 18, 2018

Species update

All five Trogossitidae species added.

 Lophocateres pusillus     Nemozoma elongatum     Ostoma ferrugineum     Tenebroides mauritanicus     Thymalus limbatus 

 

November 17, 2018

Staphylinidae update

Micropeplinae page added.

  MICROPEPLINAE  

November 15, 2018

Dung beetle update

Aphodiinae page added with three new species.

  APHODIINAE      Otophorus haemorrhoidalis     Oxyomus sylvestris     Volinus sticticus 

November 08, 2018

Ground beetle update

Nebriinae page added with three new species.

  NEBRIINAE      Eurynebria complanata     Leistus spinibarbis     Pelophila borealis 

October 30, 2018

Diving beetle update

Agabinae page added with two new species.

  AGABINAE      Agabus sturmii     Platambus maculatus 

October 21, 2018

Cerambycidae update

Five new longhorn beetle species added.

 Agapanthia villosoviridescens     Hylotrupes bajulus     Lamia textor     Phymatodes testaceus     Tetropium castaneum 

October 19, 2018

Cryptophagidae update

Telmatophilus genus page added.

 Telmatophilus spp. 

October 16, 2018

Weevil update

Five new Curculionidae species added.

 Anthonomus rubi     Cionus scrophulariae     Curculio nucum     Dorytomus ictor     Mecinus janthinus 

October 13, 2018

Species update

Three cardinal beetle species added.

 Pyrochroa coccinea     Pyrochroa serraticornis     Schizotus pectinicornis 

October 09, 2018

Leaf Beetle update

Chrysomelinae page added with four species.

  CHRYSOMELINAE      Chrysomela populi     Plagiodera versicolora     Timarcha goettingensis     Timarcha tenebricosa 

October 10, 2018

Rove Beetle update

Three new staphylinid subfamilies added.

  HABROCERINAE       PIESTINAE       TRICHOPHYINAE  

October 04, 2018

Oil Beetle update

Text added to Meloidae page.

  MELOIDAE  

September 29, 2018

Index update

New taxonomic index added.

  TAXONOMIC INDEX  

September 15, 2018

Flower Beetle update

Malachiidae page updated, with four new species.

  MALACHIIDAE      Anthocomus fasciatus     Anthocomus rufus     Cordylepherus viridis     Malachius aeneus 

September 11, 2018

Rove beetle species added

Five new staphylinid species added.

 Atrecus affinis     Cafius xantholoma     Gabrius splendidulus     Othius punctulatus     Philonthus marginatus 

September 08, 2018

Ground Beetle update

Carabinae page added, with key and species pages.

  CARABINAE      CARABINAE Key 

August 31, 2018

Staphylinoidea update

Ptiliidae page updated, with three Silphidae species.

  PTILIIDAE      Nicrophorus germanicus     Nicrophorus humator     Nicrophorus vespilloides 

August 26, 2018

Water Beetle update

Elmidae page updated, with four water beetle species.

  ELMIDAE      Agabus bipustulatus     Elmis aenea     Gyrinus marinus     Haliplus fulvus 

August 19, 2018

Weevil update

Three new Curculionidae subfamilies added.

  BRACHYCERINAE       MESOPTILIINAE       SCOLYTINAE  

August 17, 2018

New article added

Article on gorse beetles added, with some species pages.

  Beetles on Gorse  

August 05, 2018

Nitidulidae update

Family page updated, with new genus page.

  NITIDULIDAE      Glischrochilus spp. 

July 29, 2018

Fungus Weevil update

Anthiribidae page updated, with species pages.

  ANTHRIBIDAE      Araecerus fasciculatus     Bruchela rufipes     Platyrhinus resinosus     Platystomos albinus 

July 21, 2018

Weevil update

Dryophthorinae page added, with species pages.

  DRYOPHTHORINAE      Dryophthorus corticalis     Sitophilus granarius     Sitophilus oryzae 

July 17, 2018

Phalacridae species added

Four Phalacridae species added.

 Olibrus aeneus     Olibrus corticalis     Phalacrus fimetarius     Stilbus testaceus 

July 08, 2018

Scraptiidae update

Scraptiidae page updated.

  SCRAPTIIDAE  

July 07, 2018

Ground Beetle species added

Five new Carabidae species added.

 Abax parallelopipedus     Bembidion tetracolum     Calathus fuscipes     Paranchus albipes     Pterostichus madidus 

June 23, 2018

Rove Beetle update

Oxyporinae and Steninae subfamily pages added.

  OXYPORINAE       STENINAE      Dianous coerulescens     Stenus bimaculatus 

June 17, 2018

Salpingidae update

Salpingidae page updated, with species.

  SALPINGIDAE      Aglenus brunneus     Salpingus ruficollis 

June 13, 2018

Thanerocleridae page

New family page added, plus Lymexylidae species.

  THANEROCLERIDAE      Elateroides dermestoides     Lymexylon navale 

June 12, 2018

Weevil update

New Brentidae page added, with Nanophyinae species pages.

  BRENTIDAE      Diechmanniellus gracilis     Nanophyes marmoratus 

 

June 08, 2018

Ground Beetle update

Elaphrinae subfamily page added, with species pages.

  ELAPHRINAE  

May 31, 2018

Net-Winged Beetles updated

Lycidae family page updated, with key and species pages.

  LYCIDAE      Dictyoptera aurora     Erotides cosnardi     Platycis minutus     Pyropterus nigroruber 

May 26, 2018

New Diving Beetle pages

Four new Dytiscidae species added.

 Colymbetes fuscus     Dytiscus marginalis     Dytiscus semisulcatus     Liopterus haemorrhoidalis 

May 23, 2018

Rove Beetle update

Oxytelinae page added, with species pages and a key.

  OXYTELINAE      Bledius spectabilis     Oxytelus laqueatus     Platystethus arenarius     OXYTELINAE Key 

May 19, 2018

New weevil species added

Four new Entiminae species pages added.

 Andrion regensteinense     Barynotus moerens     Phyllobius oblongus     Strophosoma melanogrammum 

May 13, 2018

Family pages updated

Text added to Corylophidae and Anthicidae family pages.

  CORYLOPHIDAE       ANTHICIDAE  

 

May 12, 2018

Chrysomelidae update

Criocerinae page added, with species pages.

  CRIOCERINAE  

 

May 2, 2018

Quediina Rove beetles added

Five new Rove beetle species added.

 Astrapaeus ulmi     Quedius cinctus     Quedius picipes     Quedius plagiatus     Velleius dilatatus 

April 28, 2018

Attelabidae updated

Attelabidae family updated, with both species.

  ATTELABIDAE      Apoderus coryli     Attelabus nitens 

April 23, 2018

Scaphidiinae update

Scaphidiinae guide added, with key and species accounts.

  SCAPHIDIINAE  

April 20, 2018

Dasytidae update

Dasytidae family updated with a key.

  DASYTIDAE      Dasytes aeratus     DASYTIDAE Key 

April 15, 2018

New Staphylinids added

Five new Rove beetle species added.

 Anotylus rugosus     Bisnius fimetarius     Ocypus olens     Tachinus rufipes     Tachyporus hypnorum 

April 11, 2018

New Family and Species pages

Text added to Hydraenidae and Leiodidae family pages, with 3 species added.

  HYDRAENIDAE       LEIODIDAE      Anisotoma humeralis     Hydraena riparia     Limnebius truncatellus 

April 8, 2018

Weevil pages added

Erirhinidae family updated, with a key. 3 species pages added.

  ERIRHINIDAE      Grypus equiseti     Notaris scirpi     Tanysphyrus spp.    BRACHYCERINAE Key 

April 3, 2018

New water beetle species added

Three new Hydrophiloidea species pages added.

 Berosus signaticollis     Helophorus brevipalpis     Hydrochus angustatus 

March 30, 2018

New species added

Four new species pages added.

 Byrrhus pilula     Cyphon coarctatus     Heterocerus fenestratus     Melasis buprestoides 

March 25, 2018

Pollen beetle species added

Five new species pages added.

 Brachypterus glaber     Brachypterus urticae     Kateretes pusillus     Meligethes aeneus     Meligethes solidus 

March 18, 2018

Megalopodidae update

Text and key added to Megalopodidae page, Z. subspinosa species page added.

  MEGALOPODIDAE      Zeugophora subspinosa 

March 16, 2018

Longhorn species added

Four new Cerambycidae species pages added.

 Alosterna tabacicolor     Clytus arietis     Grammoptera ruficornis     Prionus coriarius 

March 4, 2018

Rhynchitidae pages added

Rhynchitidae family page updated, 3 species pages added.

  RHYNCHITIDAE      Lasiorhynchites cavifrons     Tatianaerhynchithes aequeatus     Rhynchites auratus 

March 1, 2018

New species added

Four new Bostrichoidea species pages added.

 Bostrichus capucinus     Ptilinus pectinicornis     Ptinus sexpunctatus     Xestobium rufovillosum 

February 25, 2018

New Weevil Species

Five new Curculionidae species added:

 Achopera alternata     Euophryum confine     Hypera postica     Otiorhynchus sulcatus     Rhinocyllus conicus 

February 20, 2018

New Water Beetle Species

Gyrinus substriatusHaliplus ruficollis, and two Noterus species added.

 Gyrinus substriatus     Haliplus ruficollis     Noterus clavicornis     Noterus crassicornis 

February 17, 2018

Chafer Species Added

Cetonia aurataMelolontha hippocastani, and Melolontha melolontha pages added.

 Cetonia aurata     Melolontha hippocastani     Melolontha melolontha 

 

February 14, 2018

New Family and Species pages

Text added to Dryopidae and Endomychidae family pages. Dryops luridus and Endomychus coccineus species pages added.

  DRYOPIDAE       ENDOMYCHIDAE      Dryops luridus     Endomychus coccineus 

February 11, 2018

Plegaderini page added

Plegaderini page, with species accounts, added.

  PLEGADERINI  

February 10, 2018

Donaciinae pages added

Donacia clavipes and Donacia vulgaris pages added, with DONACIINAE page.

  DONACIINAE      Donacia clavipes     Donacia vulgaris 

February 3, 2018

New Ground Beetle pages added

Loricera pilicornisNebria brevicollis, and Notiophilus biguttatus species pages, and NOTIOPHILINI added.

  NOTIOPHILINI      Loricera pilicornis     Nebria brevicollis     Notiophilus biguttatus 

 

February 3, 2018

Colydiidae pages added

Colydiidae family page updated, Aulonium spp., Bitoma crenata, and Colydium elongatum pages added.

  COLYDIIDAE      Aulonium spp.     Bitoma crenata     Colydium elongatum 

January 30, 2018

New Species Pages

Apion frumentariumProtapion apricans, and Protapion fulvipes added.

 Apion frumentarium     Protapion apricans     Protapion fulvipes 

January 25, 2018

Family Page Updates

Text added to Cryptophagidae and Latridiidae family pages. Atomaria linearis and Cartodere nodifer species pages added.

  CRYPTOPHAGIDAE       LATRIDIIDAE      Atomaria linearis     Cartodere nodifer 

January 23, 2018

New Species Pages

Anthrenus verbasciDermestes lardarius, and Reesa vespulae added.

 Anthrenus verbasci     Dermestes lardarius     Reesa vespulae 

 

January 21, 2018

Lampyridae Family and Species Pages

Lampyridae family page updated, with key. UK species added.

  LAMPYRIDAE      Lamprohiza splendidula     Lampyris noctiluca     Phosphaenus hemipterus 

January 16, 2018

New Species Pages

Carabus problematicus, Carabus violaceus, and Cychrus caraboides pages added.

 Carabus problematicus     Carabus violaceus     Cychrus caraboides 

January 13, 2018

New Species Pages

Three 'Aphodius'' species added - Accrossus rufipesAgrilinus ater, and Teuchestes fossor. Improvements to tablet display.

 Acrossus rufipes     Agrilinus ater     Teuchestes fossor 

January 10, 2018

More Species Pages

Hydrobius fuscipes and Hydrophilus piceus species pages added. Copyright footer updated, further bug fixes.

 Hydrobius fuscipes     Hydrophilus piceus 

January 07, 2018

New Species Pages

Agriotes lineatus, Athous haemorrhoidalis, Elater ferrugineus and Denticollis linearis species pages added. Bug fixes

 Agriotes lineatus     Athous haemorrhoidalis     Denticollis linearis     Elater ferrugineus 

January 01, 2018

Website goes live.

UK beetles launched today. Happy new year!

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