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Published: 2020-02-27
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A new species and new record of the intertidal rove beetle genus Bryothinusa Casey (Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae: Myllaenini) from Japan

Entomological Laboratory, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 819-0395 Japan.
Sounan, Minami-ku, Sagamihara-shi, Kanagawa, 252-0312, Japan.
The Kyushu University Museum, Fukuoka, 812-8581 Japan.
Coleoptera Korea Intertidal rove beetle Taxonomy


A new species of the intertidal rove beetle genus Bryothinusa, B. japonica sp. nov. is described, and B. koreana Ahn & Jeon, 2004 is recorded from Japan for the first time. These species are illustrated and compared with similar species. A key to the Japanese Bryothinusa species and a checklist of the known Bryothinusa species are provided.



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