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Published: 2020-05-19

Sphaeromacrops Schillhammer new to China with description of a new species (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae)

Department of Biology, Shanghai Normal University, 100 Guilin Road, 1st Educational Building 323 Room, Shanghai, 200234 P. R. China.
Department of Biology, Shanghai Normal University, 100 Guilin Road, 1st Educational Building 323 Room, Shanghai, 200234 P. R. China.
Coleoptera Staphylinidae Sphaeromacrops new species China

Abstract

Sphaeromacrops Schillhammer, 2001 is recorded from China for the first time, and a new species from Yunnan is described under the name: S. yunnanensis Tang & Cheng sp. n. A key to the species of Sphaeromacrops is provided.

 

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