A New Record of the Family Brachyceridae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) and a New Species, Desmidophorus hebes (Fabricius), in Korea

한국산 미기록과 턱바구미과(딱정벌레목, 바구미상과)에 속한 무궁화턱바구미

  • Hong, Ki-Jeong (Pest Risk Management Division, Department of Plant Quarantine, Animal, Plant & Fisheries Quarantine & Inspection Agency) ;
  • Park, Sang-Wook (School of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University) ;
  • Kim, Tae-Woo (Invertebrate Research Division, National Institute of Biological Resources)
  • 홍기정 (농림수산검역검사본부 식물검역부 위험관리과) ;
  • 박상욱 (서울대학교 농생명공학부) ;
  • 김태우 (국립생물자원관 무척추동물연구과)
  • Received : 2011.05.21
  • Accepted : 2011.07.27
  • Published : 2011.09.30


The family Brachyceridae is reported for the first time in Korea and is represented by Desmodophorus hebes (Fabricius, 1781). A revised description, morphological photographs of adults, illustrations of genitalia, a key to the families of Korean Curculionoidea, and a key to the East Asian species of Desmidophorus are provided.


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