Anomotarus Chaudoir, 1875,

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: 236

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Anomotarus Chaudoir, 1875


Subgenus Anomotarus Chaudoir, 1875 

Anomotarus (Anomotarus) stigmulus pictulus Bates, 1873 

New record for Hong Kong. Material: Sight record W.T.L., 11.iv. 14; 1 ex. Hong Kong, Ho Chung valley, 1.v. 12; 1 ex. W.T.L., 2.v. 12; Sight record W.T.L., 19.v. 15; 1 ex. W.T.L., 25.v. 15; 1 ex. W.T.L., 29.v.08; 1 ex. W.T.L., 31.v. 15; 1 ex. W.T., May 2011; Sight record W.T.L., 15; Sight record W.T.L., 15; 1 ex. W.T.L.,; 1 ex. W.T.L., June 2011; 1 ex. W.T.L., 11.vii.11. 1 ex. Hong Kong, Lion Rock, 13-16.vii. 2015, Winkler extractor, Leg. R.Ho Lee & Y.Luo. Biology: Imago found April to July. Can be attracted to light, it is fully winged and capable of flight. Appears to live in leaf litter. Can be collected in Winkler extractors and attracted to light traps.