Medvedev L.N. 2016. New and poorly known Oriental Alticinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.25. No.3: 259–264 [in English].

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

KEY WORDS: Chrysomelidae, Alticinae, Oriental region, new species, taxonomical notes.

ABSTRACT. 18 new species are described as new for science: Nonarthra laysi, Epithrix bipunctata, Argopistes borneoensis, Chilocoristes schawalleri, Ch. borneoensis, Amphimela megalayana, A. laosica, A. srilankana, Halticorcus bhutanicus, Phygasoma nigripennis, Laboissierea indica, Hyphasis srilankana, H. pahangi, Hespera gorbunovi, Luperomorpha marginicollis, Ivalia sichuana, I. nilgiriensis, Neocrepidodera javana. Chilocoristes septemmaculatus Chen, 1934 is resurrected from synonymy. Remarks concerning Hyphasis wallacei Baly, 1874 are given.

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