Medvedev L.N. 2010. Chrysomelidae (Coleoptera) of high mountain regions of North-West Vietnam // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.18 (for 2009). No.3: 201–208 [in English].

Institute for Problems of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospect 33, Moscow 119071, Russia.

KEY WORDS: Chrysomelidae, Vietnam, new taxa, faunistics.

ABSTRACT: One new genus (Hirtomimastra gen.n.) and 16 new species: Cryptocephalus fedorenkoi, C. fanxipanus, Basilepta interrupta, Sastroides rufofulva, Hirtomimastra gracilis, Stenoluperus vietnamicus, Paleosepharia tricolor, P. fedorenkoi, P. subsuturalis, P. suturalis, P. fanxipana, P. rubricollis, Aplosonyx montana, Laosixantha bicolor, Galerucida fanxipana spp.n. are described. Besides, a few species firstly found in Vietnam or endemic for this area are indicated. A key to genus Paleosepharia of Vietnam is included.

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