Check List 17(5): 1291-1294, doi: 10.15560/17.5.1291
First record of the diving beetle Copelatus chevrolati Aubé, 1838 in Cuba (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae, Copelatinae)
expand article infoYoandri S. Megna, Michael Balke§, Lars Hendrich|
‡ Universidad de Oriente, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba§ Zoologische Staatssammlung, Munchen, Germany| Zoologische Staatssammlung, Muenchen, Germany
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We present the first distributional record of Copelatus chevrolati Aubé, 1838 from Cuba. Four specimens were collected in a light trap in August 2016 on the Isla de La Juventud. Ten species of Copelatus are now known from Cuba. We present a modified key to the Cuban species of Copelatus.

Aquatic Coleoptera, new record, taxonomy, West Indies