Petrov A.V.1, Mandelshtam M.Yu.2, Beaver R.A.3 2019. A key to species of the tribe Scolytini Latreille, 1804 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) from Russia and adjacent countries // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.28. No.3. P.286–302 [in English].

1 Institute of Forest Science RAS, Sovetskaya st. 21, Uspenskoe, Moscow Region 143030, Russia. E-mail:

2 St. Petersburg State Forest Technical University named after S.M. Kirov, Institutskii per. 5, St. Petersburg 194021, Russia. E-mail:

3 161/2 Mu 5, Soi Wat Pranon, T. Donkaew, A. Maerim, Chiangmai 50180, Thailand. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.28.3.08

ABSTRACT. Original keys for identification of males and females of all Scolytus Geoffroy, 1762 species from the territory of the former USSR based on features of external morphology are developed. An annotated list of species provides data on synonymy, geographic distribution and host-plants of all Scolytus species of the Russian fauna.

KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae, Scolytus, bark beetles, taxonomy, Russia, countries of the former USSR.

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