Collecting beetles on Leyte Island, Philippines

Author(s): Wolfgang Schawaller and Juergen Trautner


Beetles belonging to 67 families were collected during a 3-week survey on coleoptera inhabiting forest floor, aquatic and semi-aquatic habitats, and lower stratum vegetation in the island of Leyte, Philippines. Highest number of species was found in the primary forests around Mount Pangasugan.

Keywords : Coleoptera, Leyte, Philippines

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