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Taxonomy of Korean Notothecta Thomson (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae)
- Lee, Seung-Gyu, Ahn, Kee-Jeong
- Journal of Asia-Pacific biodiversity(Online) 2019 v.12 no.2 pp. 191-196
- Staphylinidae, biodiversity, redescriptions, Korean Peninsula
- A taxonomic study of Korean Notothecta Thomson is presented. Two species are recognized [N. effecta (Sawada) and N. watanabei (Sawada)] and a new synonym, Atheta (Atheta) taesongsanensis Paśnik = N. watanabei (Sawada), is proposed. Notothecta effecta is reported for the first time in the Korean peninsula. A key, redescriptions, and illustrations of diagnostic characters are provided.