Taxonomic Review of the Fungivorous Tenebrionid Boletoxenus Motschulsky, 1858 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Tenebrioninae: Bolitophagini) in Korea with Host Fungi

한국산 균식성 거저리, 도깨비거저리속(Boletoxenus Motschulsky)(딱정벌레목: 거저리과: 거저리아과: 가시거저리족)의 분류학적 검토와 숙주버섯

  • Jung, Boo-Hee (Department of Life Sciences, Yeungnam University)
  • Received : 2012.02.24
  • Accepted : 2012.07.02
  • Published : 2012.09.01


The Korean Boletoxenus known as fungivorous are taxonomically reviewed as two species including a new recorded species, Boletoxenus incurvatus (Lewis, 1894). And the host fungus of B. incurvatus is revealed through this study. Therefore, we provide the taxonomical information as well as the ecological information on the host fungi of the Korean Boletoxenus species.


Supported by : National Research Foundation of Korea


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