Aephnidius MacLeay, 1825

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 : 235

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4121.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:172021D4-55C8-483F-A6B2-F823C3022F90

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6077422

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FF87A8-5E12-534D-57B4-FA2FFCCE94BA

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scientific name

Aephnidius MacLeay, 1825
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Genus Aephnidius MacLeay, 1825

Aephnidius adelioides ( MacLeay, 1825)

New record for Hong Kong although this species is quite common locally. Andrewes and Scott (1924) recorded this species from Macao. Material: 1 ex. Hong Kong, Lantau, Pui O, 20.iv.08; 1 ex. W.T.L., 24.v. 14; 1 ex. W.T.L., 29.v. 12; 1 ex. W.T.L., 2.vi. 15, 2 others seen; 1 ex. W.T.L., 20.viii. 13; 1 ex. W.T.L., 18.ix.09; Sight record W.T.L., 20.ix. 15; 1 ex. Hong Kong, Lantau, Pui O, 9.xii.06, under rock in marsh. Biology: Imago found April to September. Sandy areas of fresh and salt water marshes, can be attracted to light, it is fully winged and capable of flight.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Loc

Aephnidius MacLeay, 1825

Aston, Paul 2016
2016
Loc

Aephnidius adelioides (

MacLeay 1825
1825