Bryocoris gracilis (Hemiptera: Miridae) New to Korea

  • Cho, Young-Jae (Gwangyang Branch Office, Homan Regional Office, National Plant Quarantine Service) ;
  • Kwon, Yong-Jung (School of Applied Bioscience, Kyungpook National University) ;
  • Suh, Sang-Jae (School of Applied Ecological Resources, Kyungpook National University)
  • Received : 2010.09.02
  • Accepted : 2010.11.12
  • Published : 2010.11.30


Korean Bryocoris species, B. gracilis and B. montanus, were reviewed. Of these, B. gracilis Linnavuori, 1962 is first reported in Korea and diagnosed, based on a single female specimen collected from Mount Hwangmaesan, Gyeongsangnam-do province. A key to the Korean species and photographs on external features are given.


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