Metacolpodes Jeannel, 1948,

Aston, Paul, 2016, Catalogue and Bibliography of the Hong Kong Carabidae Latreille, 1802 (Coleoptera: Adephaga), with notes on the historic boundaries of Hong Kong as related to zoological collections, Zootaxa 4121 (3), pp. 201-257: 234

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Metacolpodes Jeannel, 1948


Genus Metacolpodes Jeannel, 1948 

Metacolpodes olivius Bates, 1873 

Bates described this species from specimens originating in Hong Kong. Also listed as occurring in Hong Kong by Bates (1892) and Bousquet (2003 e). The specimen was determined from Jedlièka (1940) ’s key to Taiwanese species. Material: 1 ex. W.T.L., 19.iii.08 (probably this species). Biology: Imago found March. Can be attracted to light, it is fully winged and capable of flight.