2005, 486 pages, b/w photos, drawings, maps. This work treats 135 species of beetles in the Family Histeridae recorded from Canada as well as 11 that could occur in the country. It contains keys to subfamilies, genera, and species studied. For each species, it provides: list of North American synonyms, a diagnosis and a description, notes on geographical distribution, data on the habitat, and list of references. The monograph includes distribution maps and illustrations of taxonomic characters for a number of species, as well as habitus drawings of representative species. Seven new species are described.
The Insects and Arachnids of Canada, Part 24; softcover; 6 x 9″.