Contributions to the knowledge of the Quediina of China (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Staphylinini). Part 41. Genus Quedius Stephens, 1829. Subgenus Raphirus Stephens, 1829. Section 9
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 51(1): 145-156, 2011
Abstract: The paper deals with additional brachypterous species of the Quedius
muscicola-group of the subgenus Raphirus Stephens, 1829 of the genus Quedius
Stephens, 1829. Quedius nujiang sp. nov. and Q. angustiarum sp. nov. (both from
Gaoligong Shan in Yunnan), Q. oros sp. nov. (Sichuan) and Q. chion sp. nov.
(Yunnan) are described as new. New distributional data are given for Q. io and
Q. li. A key to the brachypterous species of the Q. muscicola-group known at
present from mainland China is attached.
Key words: Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Staphylinini, Quediina, Quedius, taxonomy, new species, description, geographical distribution, mainland China, Palaearctic Region