Frolov, A.V. 2002. A new species of Aegialia from China (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). Coleopterists Bulletin, 56(2): 308-309.

A new species of Aegialia from China (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)

A.V. Frolov

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, 199034 Russia

Received July 2, 2010


Aegialia (Silluvia) kabaki Frolov, new species, from China (Sichuan Province) is described. It can be separated from other described species of the subgenus Silluvia by the serrate margins of the pronotum and the presence of the long setae on the margins and apices of the elytra.