Two new species of the genus Awas from Central and East China (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae)
Yin Zi-Wei, Li Li-Zhen
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52(1): 161-171, 2012
Abstract: Two new species, Awas kayan sp. nov. from Hunan, Central China and Awas loebli
sp. nov. from Zhejiang, East China are described and their diagnostic features
illustrated with photos and line drawings. An updated key to Awas species is
included. The distribution of the genus is mapped and briefly discussed.
Key words: Coleoptera, Pselaphinae, Awas, taxonomy, new species, identifi cation key, China, Oriental Region