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Usechus chujoi New to Korea (Coleoptera: Zopheridae: Zopherinae)

  • Kim, Yoon-Ho (Department of Biology, Chungnam National University) ;
  • Ahn, Kee-Jeong (Department of Biology, Chungnam National University)
  • Published : 2009.07.31

Abstract

The genus and species-Usechus chujoi Kulzer-is identified for the first time in Korea. A habitus photo, description, and illustrations of the diagnostic characters of the species are provided.

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