The glow-worms of the International Tagus Natural Park (Cáceres): the presence of Phosphaenopterus metzneri Schaufuss 1870 in Spain (Coleoptera: Lampyridae)

phosphaenopterus-metzneri

Juan Jesús de la Rosa[1], Jose Antonio Moreno Tamurejo[2], Vicente García Villanueva[3] & Esther Diaz Rodríguez [4]

1. c/Vivaldi, 23. E-28971 Griñón, Madrid, Spain
2. c/Mayor, 6. E-06184 Pueblonuevo del Guadiana, Badajoz, Spain
3. c/Diego de Jara y Torpa, 11. E-06011 Badajoz, Spain
4. c/Santa Cristeta, 4, 7º Left, E-45600 Talavera de la Reina, Toledo, Spain.

ABSTRACT

Records of three species of Lampyridae from International Tagus Natural Park (Cáceres) are reported, included one of Phosphaenopterus metzneri Schaufuss 1870, of which we have not found previous records from Spain.

KEYWORDS: Glow-worms, Firefly, Coleoptera, Lampyridae, Phosphaenopterus metzneri, International Tagus Natural Park, Cáceres, Spain