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Magnolia Press, Zootaxa, 3(4868), p. 435-440, 2020

DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4868.3.7

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Two new species of the genus Scaphidium Olivier (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scaphidiinae) from Southwest China

Journal article published in 2020 by Xiao-Yan Li, Hai-Feng Chen, Liang Lü
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Abstract

Two new species of the genus Scaphidium Olivier from Xizang (Tibet Autonomous Region), China are described: 1) S. rhopaliparamerosum sp. nov. [棒侧叶出尾蕈甲], distinguished by four dark red big fasciae on apical 1/3 and basal 1/3 parts of elytra; and 2) S. russipenne sp. nov. [绛鞘出尾蕈甲], distinguished by the unified brownish red colour on elytra. For both new species, we provide descriptions and colour plates of normal light photos for the diagnostic characters: habitus in both dorsal and ventral views, an antenna, a prefemur, and the detailed structures of the aedeagus (if male available). Additionally, a new spot pattern of S. formosanum Pic is reported from Yunnan.