Five Paederine species [Astenus chloroticus (Sharp, 1874), A. setifer Cameron, 1930, Medon submaculatus Sharp, 1889, Thinocharis japonica Bernhauer, 1909 and Scopaeus curraxoides Adachi, 1955] are reported for the first time from Korea. The genus Thinocharis Kraatz, 1859 is also first reported for the Korean fauna. The photographs of adult habitus and illustrations of male genitalia of them are provided...
Philonthus (Philonthus) kiautschauensis Bernhauer and Platydracus (Platydracus) aureofasciatus (Motschulsky) are reported for the first time in Korea. The habitus photographs and illustration of the male genitalia are provided.
A taxonomic study of Korean Pseudoxyporus Nakane and Sawada is presented. Among the recognized four species, three species are reported for the first time in Korea [Pseudoxyporus cyanipennis (Kirschenblatt), Pseudoxyporus dybowskii (Solsky), and Pseudoxyporus melanocephalus (Kirschenblatt)]. Photographs of habitus and key to the species are provided.
In this study, a total of nine species of the Stenus asyura group were recognized from Korea. Among them, five species are described as new to science: Stenus foliaceus n. sp., S. fuscicorpus n. sp., S. fusciformis n. sp., S. gajisanensis n. sp., and S. suryongensis n. sp. Habitus photographs, illustrations of diagnostic characters, and a key to the species of this group in Korea are provided.
A list of the 646 described species of Staphylinidae in Korea is presented. The list is in taxonomic sequence by subfamily, tribe, and genus and includes 215 genera in 55 tribes and 18 subfamilies. We provide the page reference of the original description of every species and genus listed, of many synonyms, and of all the Korean records. The list provides distribution of all the species by country...
A taxonomic study of Korean Nehemitropia Lohse is presented. Two species, Nehemitropia lividipennis (Mannerheim) and Nehemitropia milu Likovský, are recognized and the latter one is new to the Korean fauna. A key, habitus photographs, and illustrations of diagnostic characters are provided.
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