Fedorenko D.N. 2018. New species of the pericaline genus Tantillus (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Lebiini) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.27. No.3: 241–248 [in English].

A.N. Severtsov Institute of ecology and evolution, Leninsky pr. 33, Moscow 119071, Russia. E-mail: dmitri-fedorenko@yandex.ru

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.27.3.02

ABSTRACT. The little-known ground beetle genus Tantillus Chaudoir, 1869 = Mochtheroides Andrewes, 1923, syn.n., is redescribed. Six new species, T. quadripunctatus sp.n. from Sri Lanka, T. reflexicollis sp.n. from southern India, T. imbricatus sp.n. from Borneo, T. subnitens sp.n., T. longipenis sp.n., and T. semiopacus sp.n., all from southern Vietnam, are described. Key to the species is provided.

KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Carabidae, Tantillus, Mochtheroides, new species, new synonym, Vietnam, Oriental region.

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