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Published: 2023-11-21
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New species and record of Tyrodes Raffray (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae) from Japan

University Education Center; Tokyo Metropolitan University; 1-1 Minami-Osawa; Hachioji; Tokyo; 192-0397 Japan; The Kyushu University Museum; Fukuoka; 812-8581 Japan
Department of Zoology; National Museum of Nature and Science; 4-1-1; Amakubo; Tsukuba-shi; Ibaraki; 305-0005 Japan
Coleoptera taxonomy Pselaphitae Tyrini Tyrina Amami


The tyrine species Tyrodes segrex Kurbatov, 1990, known from Far East Russia, is newly discovered from Japan, and Tyrodes amamianus sp. nov. is described from Amami-ôshima Is., Japan. Also, we suggest that some characteristics may be useful for the diagnosis of the genus and provide an updated diagnosis of Tyrodes segrex.



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