Epiverta Dieke (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Epilachnini): a complex of species, not a monotypic genus
Wioletta Tomaszewska , Lizhi Huo , Karol Szawaryn , Xingmin Wang
AbstractRich 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).
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|Journal series||Journal of Insect Science, ISSN 1536-2442|
|Publication size in sheets||0.55|
|Keywords in English||entomology, taxonomy, Coccinelloidea, Epiverta|
|License||Journal (articles only); published final; ; with publication|
|Score|| = 25.0, 20-12-2017, ArticleFromJournal|
= 30.0, 20-12-2017, ArticleFromJournal
|Publication indicators||: 2016 = 0.843 (2) - 2016=1.061 (5)|
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