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    First record of the predatory stinkbug Eocanthecona concinna (Walker, 1867) (Pentatomidae: Asopinae) from India
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    Journal Article
    Description
    The genus Eocanthecona is distributed in oriental, Ethiopian and Australasian regions. This genus is represented by 24 species from the world of which only five species are reported from India. The bug Eocanthecona concinna was first reported from Hong Kong, China in 1867. Later again reported from different regions of China and Taiwan in 1910, 1934, 1961 and 2013. The review of literature indicates no record of E. concinna in India. Hence, the report of this stinkbug from Kolhapur becomes first report for India and the geographic range of the species in China and Taiwan is extended towards India.
    Attribution
    Sadashiv Hanumant Waghmare & Sunil Madhukar Gaikwad, Journal of Threatened Taxa, Vol 9, No 2 (2017); pp. 9870–9873 http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.3051.9.2.9870-9873
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    On the occurrence of Theobaldius(?) tristis (Blanford, 1869) (Caenogastropoda: Cyclophoridae) in the northern Western Ghats, Maharashtra, India
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    Journal Article
    Description
    Theobaldius(?) tristis is the land operculate snail earlier localized from South Kanara and Tinnevelly i.e. central and Southern Western Ghats according to the previous scientific literature. Occurrence of the T. tristis is reported first time from Kolhapur District, southern Maharashtra and thus includes the distribution into the northern Western Ghats. The observations of the present study are discussed in the lite of distribution of snail in this region, shell and operculum characters of T. tristis.
    Attribution
    Amrut R. Bhosale, Tejas S. Patil, Rupesh B. Yadav & Dipak V. Muley, Journal of Threatened Taxa, Vol 8, No 6 (2016); pp. 8934–8937 http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2357.8.6.8934-8937
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    First record of the Long-horned Beetle Apiocephalus lichens Gahan from western India (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lepturinae)
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    Journal Article
    Description
    Apiocephalus licheneus Gahan, a lepturine cerambycid beetle, is reported from the western part of India for the first time. It is briefly described and all the important characters are illustrated to help subsequent identification.
    Attribution
    Mamlayya A.B., Bhawane G.P., Ghate H.V. (2014). Journal of Threatened Taxa 2(6) pp. 5494-5498; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o3612.5494-8
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    Record of the Fungus Beetle Spathomeles anceps (Gorham) (Coleoptera: Endomychidae: Lycoperdininae) from Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
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    Journal Article
    Description
    Spathomeles anceps, a fungus beetle of the family Endomychidae is reported, with illustrations, for the first time from Kolhapur, Maharashtra State.
    Attribution
    Koli Yogesh J., Bhawane Ganesh P., Ghate H. V. (2014). Journal of Threatened Taxa 11(6) pp. 6477-6479; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o4067.6473-6