Bezborodov V.G. 2017. [Lamellicorn beetle fauna (Coleoptera, Scarabaeoidea) of the Khabarovskii Krai of Russia: taxonomic structure, ecology and zoogeography] // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol. 16. No. 5: 432–445 [in Russian, with English summary].
Amur Branch of Botanical Garden — Institute of the Far Eastern Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Ignatyevskoe Shosse 2-nd km, Blagoveshchensk 675000 Russia.
ABSTRACT. A comprehensive analysis of the biodiversity of the lamellicorn beetles of the Khabarovskii Krai of Russia is carried out for the first time. 131 species from 43 genus of 22 tribes, 17 subfamilies and six families are revealed. Seven species, Aphodius pratensis Nomura et Nakane, 1951, A. impunctatus Waterhouse, 1875, A. subcostatus Kolbe, 1886, A. rugosostriatus Waterhouse, 1875, A. culminarius Reitter, 1900, A. hammondi Dellacasa, 1986 and Protaetia mandschuriensis (Schurhoff, 1933) are newly recorded for Khabarovskii Krai. Trophic relations and distribution as well as imago phenology have been studied. Zoogeographical features of Scarabaeoidea in the study area are considered.
KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Scarabaeoidea, Khabarovskii Krai of Russia, taxonomical structure, fauna, ecology, zoogeography.