Trichisia Motschulsky, 1865,

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: 223

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Trichisia Motschulsky, 1865


Genus Trichisia Motschulsky, 1865 

Trichisia cyanea (Schaum, 1854) 

Schaum described this species from Hong Kong and commented that this remarkable species was discovered by Mr. Bowring. Also listed for Hong Kong by Redtenbacher (1857), Chaudoir (1861 b), Gemminger & Harold (1868), Chaudoir (1878), Andrewes (1933), Jedlièka (1965 a), Hua (2002), Baehr (2003 b) and Häckel & Farka (2012).