Biodiversity Science ›› 2016, Vol. 24 ›› Issue (12): 1341-1344.doi: 10.17520/biods.2016106

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Diversity and faunal composition of Tenebrionidae from Alxa Plateau

Long Jia1, *(), Guodong Ren2, Jianying Zhang3   

  1. 1 College of Agriculture, Ningxia University, Yinchuan 750021
    2 College of Life Science, Hebei University, Baoding, Hebei 071002
    3 College of Life Science, Ningxia University, Yinchuan 750021
  • Received:2016-04-18 Accepted:2016-06-27 Online:2017-01-10
  • Jia Long E-mail:jlwa123@163.com

Table 1

Species composition and geographical elements of tenebrionid fauna in the Alxa Plateau"

亚科
Subfamilies
族数(占中国已知族的比例)
No. of tribe (Percentage of known tribes in China)
属数
No. of genus
物种数
No. of species
区系成分 Geographical elements
古北
P
东洋
O
古北 + 东洋
P + O
特有成分
Endemic
其他
Others
朽木甲亚科 Alleculinae 1 (50.0%) 1 6 5 0 1 1 0
漠甲亚科 Pimeliinae 7 (63.6%) 21 92 92 0 0 20 0
伪叶甲亚科 Lagriinae 3 (50.0%) 3 9 4 0 5 3 0
拟步甲亚科 Tenebrioninae 10 (66.7%) 25 96 83 0 5 17 8
菌甲亚科 Diaperinae 2 (25%) 2 3 2 0 0 0 1
总计 Total 23 52 206 186 0 11 41 9

Fig. 1

The size (i.e. the number of species) of tenebrionid genera and their percentages in the Alxa Plateau"

Table 2

Position of Tenebrionidae from the Alxa Plateau in the world fauna"

区系地理成分 Composition of animal geographical fauna 种数
No. of
species
占总数的
百分率
Percentage (%)
古北界
Palearctic Realm
东洋界
Oriental Realm
非洲界
Afrotropical Realm
澳洲界
Australian Realm
新北界
Nearctic Realm
新热带界
Neotropical Realm
+ 186 90.3
+ + 11 5.3
+ + + 1 0.5
+ + + + 1 0.5
+ + 1 0.5
+ + + + + + 6 2.9
合计 Total 206 100

Table 3

Position of Tenebrionidae from the Alxa Plateau in Chinese fauna"

中国动物地理区 Geographical regions of fauna in China 种数
No. of
species
占总数的百分率
Percentage (%)
东北区
Northeast
Region
华北区
North China Region
蒙新区
Mongo-Xinjiang Region
青藏区
Qinghai-Tibet Region
西南区
Southwest Region
华中区
Central China Region
华南区
South China Region
+ 130 63.1
+ + 19 9.2
+ + 30 14.6
+ + 1 0.5
+ + + 1 0.5
+ + + + + + + 6 2.9
+ + + 6 2.9
+ + + + 2 1.0
+ + + + 1 0.5
+ + + + + 1 0.5
+ + + 1 0.5
+ + + 3 1.5
+ + + + + + 1 0.5
+ + + + 2 1.0
+ + + + 1 0.5
+ + + + 1 0.5
合计 Total 206 100
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