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Bousquet Y 2012
Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America north of Mexico
Bundle of three Vols., Part I: Trachypachidae - Trechini; Part II: Bembidini - Harpalini; Part III: Sphodrini - Pseudomorphini. Hardback, 526+1160+1722pp. !
This publication provides a comprehensive review of the nomenclature and distribution of the Geadephaga of America, north of Mexico. Overall 2439 valid species-group taxa in 208 genera are catalogued along with their synonyms. Besides the usual information pertaining to author(s), date and page of publication, the type locality, location of name-bearing type, first reference establishing each synonym, and etymology for many patronymic names are provided for species-group names. Genus-group names are listed with the author(s), year of publication, page citation, type species with manner of fixation and etymology for most. The geographical distributions of all species-group taxa are briefly summarized and their state and province records are indicated. About 2500 references are listed with publication dates for many in order to assess priority of names.