Epiverta Dieke (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Epilachnini): a complex of species, not a monotypic genus

Wioletta Tomaszewska , Lizhi Huo , Karol Szawaryn , Xingmin Wang

Abstract

Rich sampling and modern research techniques, including SEM, revealed that rarely collected epilachnine species Epiverta chelonia is a complex of four closely related species: E. chelonia (Mader, 1933), E. albopilosa, E. angusta, and E. supinata spp. nov. All Epiverta species are described and illustrated, a key to the species and a distribution map are provided. Lectotype of Solanophila cheloniaMader, 1933 is designated and its type locality delimited to Yunnan Province, Deqin County (China).
Author Wioletta Tomaszewska
Wioletta Tomaszewska,,
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, Lizhi Huo
Lizhi Huo,,
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, Karol Szawaryn KZBiP
Karol Szawaryn,,
- Department of Invertebrate Zoology and Parasitology
, Xingmin Wang
Xingmin Wang,,
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Journal seriesJournal of Insect Science, ISSN 1536-2442
Issue year2017
Vol17
No2
Pages1-12
Publication size in sheets0.55
Keywords in Englishentomology, taxonomy, Coccinelloidea, Epiverta
DOIDOI:10.1093/jisesa/iex027
URL https://academic.oup.com/jinsectscience/article-pdf/17/2/60/13637476/iex027.pdf
Languageen angielski
LicenseJournal (articles only); published final; Uznanie Autorstwa - Użycie Niekomercyjne (CC-BY-NC); with publication
Score (nominal)30
ScoreMinisterial score = 25.0, 20-12-2017, ArticleFromJournal
Ministerial score (2013-2016) = 30.0, 20-12-2017, ArticleFromJournal
Publication indicators WoS Impact Factor: 2016 = 0.843 (2) - 2016=1.061 (5)
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