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The Genus Paracymus Thomson (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) new to Korea

꼬마검정물땡땡이속(딱정벌레목: 물땡땡이과)의 국내 첫 보고

  • LEE, Dae-Hyun (Department of Biology, Chungnam National University) ;
  • AHN, Kee-Jeong (Department of Biology, Chungnam National University)
  • Received : 2016.02.05
  • Accepted : 2016.04.04
  • Published : 2016.06.01

Abstract

Taxonomy of Korean Paracymus Thomson is presented. The genus and two species [Paracymus aeneus (Germar) and P. zaitzevi Shatrovskiy] are identified for the first time in the Korean Peninsula. Habitus and SEM photographs, distribution map, key and diagnoses of the known species are provided.

Keywords

Taxonomy;Paracymus;Hydrophilidae;Coleoptera;Korea

Acknowledgement

Supported by : National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR)

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