Apotomus Illiger, 1807,

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: 216

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Apotomus Illiger, 1807
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Genus Apotomus Illiger, 1807 

Apotomus  sp.

New record for Hong Kong, see Aston (2015 a). This genus and subfamily are new to Hong Kong. Unfortunately the only specimen is a female, and is clearly none of the two species previously recorded in China ( Aston 2015 a). Wrase (2003) lists no species of this tribe for China. Material 1 ♀ W.T.L., 23.ix. 10. Biology: Imago found September. Only known from light trap. Presumably capable of flight.