Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1816-9775 (Print)
ISSN 2541-8971 (Online)


Эколого-таксономический анализ разноусых чешуекрылых (Lepidoptera: Macroheterocera, excl. Geometridae, Noctuidae) Мордовии

Приводится количество видов и родов Macroheterocera Мордовии и сравнение фауны разноусых чешуекрылых с фаунами Верхней, Средней и Нижней Волги. Выделены 5 ведущих семейств: Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae. Рассмотрен таксономический состав экологических групп Macroheterocera фауны Мордовии, где выделены гигрофилы, мезофилы, ксерофилы, мигранты и эврибионты. Отмечены фенологические особенности и число поколений в год. Проанализированы особенности питания и связи с жизненными формами растений.


В статье приведены дополнительные сведения по фауне при-
брежных жесткокрылых пойменных озер реки Медведицы Лысо-
горского района Саратовской области, дополняющие ранние ис-
следования. Часть видов приводятся как новые для территории
Саратовской области.


Рассматриваются результаты исследований, реализованных в рамках функционирова-
ния системы биологического мониторинга вокруг некоторых промышленных предпри-
ятий г. Саратова. Анализируется многолетний опыт биологического мониторинга, по-
казывающий особенности экологической ситуации, складывающейся в промышленной
зоне города.

The Results of the Inventory of the Lepidoptera Fauna (Insecta: Lepidoptera) of the Volga-Ural Region

Presents the distribution of 3489 species of Lepidoptera from 83 families on the basic administrative units of the region. To the base list of E. Eversmann added 2209 species, 35 species were removed from the list as incorrectly identified previously, reliably disappeared in the region or accidentally introduced. Among the newly discovered species 2 were new for Europe and 3 for Russia.

New Data on the Caddisfly Fauna of Mordovia (Insecta: Trichoptera)

Collecting efforts on the rivers Sura and Moksha in the autono- mous Republic of Mordovia (Russia) have resulted in the detec- tion of 14 species of caddisflies, which are recorded from the Republic for the first time. To date, a total of 39 species are listed for the Republic, which is only a small fragment of the residential fauna. It is expected, that more than 200 species of caddisflies occur in the region.

The Use of Malaise Trap for the Study of the Beetles Fauna (Insecta: Coleoptera) in the Territory of National Park «Khvalynsky» Saratov Province

In the article results of use of Malaise trap for the study of the beetles local fauna (Insecta: Coleoptera) in the territory of National Park «Khvalynsky» is given. Compiled a list of 95 species from 32 families Coleoptera. Antherophagus pallens (Linnaeus, 1758) and Saperda octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772) are recorded for Saratov region in first time.

The Preliminary Data about Spring Beetles Fauna (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Natural Monument «Rasskazan’ Lake» (Saratov Province)

In the article the results of short-term investigations of water-land biotopes of the natural monument «Rasskazan’ Lake» (Balashov district of the Saratov Province) is presents. Compiled a list of 67 species from 9 families Coleoptera.

New for a Fauna of the Lower Volga Species of Centipedes and Millipedes

5 species of millipedes, 12 species of geophilomorph centipedes, 3 species of scolopendromorpha centipedes, 11 species of lithobiids and 1 species of scutigeromorph centipedes are listed for the territory of the Lower Volga region (in the limits of Saratov, Volgograd, Orenburg and Astrakhan regions and Kalmyk Republic) as a result of processing of collection materials kept in ZM MSU, ZIN RAS, collection of the Department of Biology and Chemistry of the UlSPU and of the Department of Animal Morphology and Ecology, Saratov State University, and exploring of literary sourc

The Preliminary Ecological-Faunistic Data about Fungivorous Beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) of Saratov Province

Until this article in the Saratov Province special studies of fungivorous beetles fauna of Coleoptera was carried out. The collection material was conducted by the authors in the spring and summer of 2017 with fruiting bodies of different species of xylotrophic Basidiomycetes of the families Polyporaceae and Fomitopsidaceae on the territory of 4 districts of the Saratov Province (Voskresenskiy, Khvalynskiy, Saratovskiy, Engelskiy). As a result, on 4 species of xylotrophic fungi were found 13 species of Coleoptera from 6 families.