Contribution to the genus Chilocorus Leach, 1815 (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Chilocorini), with descriptions of two new species from China

Wenjing Li, Lizhi Huo, Di Wang, Dirk Ahrens, Xingmin Wang

Abstract


Twenty species of the genus Chilocorus Leach, 1815 currently known from China are recorded, including two new species described here: C. nigricaeruleus Li & Wang sp. nov. and C. strenotubus Li & Wang sp. nov. Diagnoses and detailed descriptions of the new species are given. Each species is illustrated in detail, including genitalia. Distribution maps, a key to the Chinese species and a world checklist of Chilocorus are given.

Keywords


lady beetles; Chilocorini; new species; China; world checklist

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2018.469

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