Temreshev I.I. 2017. New records of false darkling beetles of the genus Melandrya Fabricius, 1801 (Coleoptera: Melandryidae) in Kazakhstan // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.16. No.3: 205–206 [in Russian, with English summary].

Institute of zoology, Al-Farabi Prosp. 93, Almaty 050060 Kazakhstan.

E-mail: temreshev76@mail.ru

ABSTRACT. False darkling beetles Melandrya dubia (Schaller, 1783) and Melandrya mongolica Solsky, 1871 (Coleoptera: Melandryidae) are indicated for the first time in Kazakhstan. New a distribution point for species of the genus Melandrya is south-east of the country (Almaty region).

KEY WORDS: false darkling beetles, Coleoptera, Melandryidae, Melandrya, fauna, Kazakhstan.

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