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Contributions to the knowledge of beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) in the Kaliningrad Region. 5.

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The article presents faunal data on 60 species belonging to 24 beetle families of the Kaliningrad Region, western Russia. Twenty species, i.e. Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) [Bostrychidae], Glischrochilus quadrisignatus (Say), Carpophilus dimidiatus (F.) [Nitidulidae], Palorus ratzeburgii (Wissmann) [Tenebrionidae], Poecilium alni (L.), Ropalopus macropus (Germ.), Stenostola dubia (Laich.), Tetrops starkii Chevr.[Cerambycidae], Phaedon laevigatus (Duft.) [Chrysomelidae], Calosirus terminatus (Hbst.), Datonychus angulosus Boh., Lixus pulverulentus (Scop.), Lymantor coryli (Perris), Magdalis exarata (Bris.), Pelenomus velaris (Gyll.), Sitona gressorius (F.), Smicronyx jungermanniae (Reich), Trichosirocalus barnevillei (Grenier), Tychius medicaginis Bris., and T. lineatulus Steph. [Curculionidae], are reported for the first time from the studied area.