Stilicoderus schuelkei ASSING, 2013, ASSING, 2013

Assing, Volker, 2015, On Stilicoderus and Stiliderus IV. Two new species from China and additional records (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae), Linzer biologische Beiträge 47 (1), pp. 145-161: 153-154

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Stilicoderus schuelkei ASSING, 2013


Stilicoderus schuelkei ASSING, 2013   ( Map 3 View Map 3 )

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: China: 13, Yunnan, mountains S Jianshui, 23°25'N, 102°51'E, 1890 m, subtropical broad-leaved forest, litter sifted, 22.VIII.2014, leg. Assing (cAss) GoogleMaps   ; 433, 2♀♀, Yunnan, SE Pingbian, Dawei Shan , 22°55'N, 103°42'E, 2100 m, primary subtropical broad-leaved forest, litter sifted, 28.VIII.2014, leg. Assing & Schülke (cAss, cSch) GoogleMaps   .

C o m m e n t: The original description of S. schuelkei   is based on a single male from the Wuliang Shan near Weishan in northwestern Yunnan ( ASSING 2013a). The above

records suggest that the species may be widespread at least in Yunnan. The currently known distribution is illustrated in Map 3 View Map 3 . The specimens are partly teneral.