Hispellinus chinensis Gressitt, 1950,

Sekerka, Lukáš, Jia, Fenglong, Pang, Hong & Borowiec, Lech, 2016, Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) types deposited at Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China, Zootaxa 4084 (1), pp. 50-78: 70

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4084.1.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E0CD195C-19E5-4A41-BAEF-9F6195640E8A

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Hispellinus chinensis Gressitt, 1950
status

 

Hispellinus chinensis Gressitt, 1950 

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Hispellinus chinensis Gressitt, 1950: 96  .

Monochirus callicanthus: Gressitt, 1939a: 169  (ex parte misidentification).

Type locality. China, Guangdong prov., Lianzhou Co., Fongtongping [this locality is unknown to us].

Original type series. Holotype ( LMNH), and two paratypes, one from Hunan ( CAS) and the one from Sichuan ( MCZ).

Type material examined. Holotype, pinned: ‘Kwangtung,S. China | Fong Tong Ping, Hoh | Kai Hon, Linhsien | (Dist.) July4 –5,1934 | F. K. To [w, p, cb] || HOLOTYPE | MONOCHIRUS  [hw] | CHIENSIS [hw] | J.L.Gressitt [r, p + hw by Gressitt, cb] || 83 [w, t, cb] || MONOCHIRUS  | CHINENSIS | GRESSITT [w, hw by Gressitt, cb] || [vernacular name in Chinese, hw] | Hispellinus  [hw] | chinensis Gressitt  [hw] | det. Li-Zhong Hua [in Chinese, p] 1982 [hw] [w, p, cb] || En-289765 | [Data Matrix barcode] SYS [w. p, cb]’.

Current status. Valid species.

Remarks. Gressitt (1939) published Hispellinus callicanthus (Bates, 1866)  as new for China. Later on, Gressitt (1950) found that several specimens actually belong to a new species he named H. chinensis  .

LMNH

Museum d'Histoire naturelle

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

MCZ

Museum of Comparative Zoology

SYS

Zhongshan (Sun Yatsen) University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Chrysomelidae

Genus

Hispellinus

Loc

Hispellinus chinensis Gressitt, 1950

Sekerka, Lukáš, Jia, Fenglong, Pang, Hong & Borowiec, Lech 2016
2016
Loc

Hispellinus chinensis

Gressitt, J. L. 1950: 96
Loc

Monochirus callicanthus:

Gressitt, J. L. 1939: 169