Bezborodov V.G.1, Koshkin E.S.2 2020. [The distribution of three species of East Asian Cockchafers (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae, Rhizotroginae) in the Far East of Russia] // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.19. No.4: 225–226 [in Russian, with English summary].

1 Amur Branch of Botanical Garden-Institute, FEB RAS, Ignatevskoye Shosse 2nd km, Blagoveshchensk 675000 Russia. E-mail:

2 Institute of Water and Ecology Problems, FEB RAS, Dikopoltsev Str. 56, Khabarovsk 680000 Russia. E-mail:

ABSTRACT. The northernmost limits of three cockchafer species distributed in the southern part of the Far East of Russia are considered. Three species are recorded in the regions for the first time, namely Mimela testaceipes ussuriensis S. Medvedev, 1949 (Rutelinae) for Evreiskaya Autonomnaya Oblast, and Hilyotrogus bicoloreus (Heyden, 1887) and Holotrichia parallela (Motschulsky, 1854) (Rhizotroginae) for Khabarovskii Krai.

KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, cockchafers, ranges, northern borders of distribution, Far East of Russia.

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