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A new species and three new records of tribe Platysomatini (Coleoptera: Histeridae: Histerinae) from Korea

Author:
Seung, Jinbae, Lee, Seunghwan
Source:
Journal of Asia-Pacific biodiversity(Online) 2019 v.12 no.2 pp. 240-248
ISSN:
2287-884X
Subject:
Platysoma, biodiversity, new species, photographs, Korean Peninsula
Abstract:
Previously, a total of seven species belonging to tribe Platysomatini Bickhardt, 1914 have been recorded from Korea. In this study, a new species, Platylister (Platylister) yongamensis sp. nov., is described. Also, three species are newly reported: Kanaarister celatus (Lewis, 1884), Niposoma vagans (Lewis, 1884), and Platysoma (Platysoma) takehikoi, Ôhara, 1986. We present a key to species and genera of Korean Platysomatini, diagnoses for genera, descriptions, and photographs for newly reported species.
Agid:
6348787