Baeocera socotrana sp. nov., the first species of Scaphidiinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) reported from Socotra Island
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52(supplementum 2): 141-145, 2012
Abstract: Baeocera socotrana sp. nov. is described from Socotra Island, Yemen. The new
species is a member of the B. lenta group. It has reduced metathoracic wings,
shortened elytral sutural striae, and in dorsal view abdomen almost completely
covered by the elytra.
Key words: Staphylinidae, Scaphidiinae, Baeocera, new species, Yemen, Socotra