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1 March 2009 New and Little Known Species of the Genera Chinathous and Gnathodicrus (Coleoptera: Elateridae) from Asia
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Eleven new species of the genera Chinathous and Gnathodicrus from China, Laos, Nepal and Sikkim (North India) are described and illustrated: Chinathous heinzi sp. nov., C. jitiangensis sp. nov., C. juizhaigouensis sp. nov., C. moxiensis sp. nov., C. xinjiangensis sp. nov., Gnathodicrus daliangshanensis sp. nov., G. dehongdaiensis sp. nov., G. laoticus sp. nov., G. nepalensis sp. nov., G. vietnamensis sp. nov., G. zhongdianensis sp. nov., Chinathous lizipingensis (Schimmel et Tarnawski, 2006) is introduced as comb. nov. Gnathodicrus nepalensis sp. nov. is recorded as the first species of the genus Gnathodicrus from Himalaya (Nepal and North India).

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Rainer Schimmel and Dariusz Tarnawski "New and Little Known Species of the Genera Chinathous and Gnathodicrus (Coleoptera: Elateridae) from Asia," Annales Zoologici 59(1), 15-26, (1 March 2009). https://doi.org/10.3161/000345409X432556
Received: 13 February 2009; Accepted: 20 February 2009; Published: 1 March 2009
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