Fedorenko D.N. 2020. New species of Meleagros and Tarsagonum (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Platynini) from the Oriental region // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.29. No.2: 139–147 [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.29.2.03

ABSTRACT. Six new species, Meleagros laticeps sp.n., M. astericollis sp.n., M. setulosus sp.n., and M. pseudosinicola sp.n., from Vietnam, Tarsagonum breve sp. n. from Laos and T. indicum sp.n. from India, are described. A new subgenus, Louwerensium subg.n., is erected for the two described species of Tarsagonum and T. kaszabi Louwerens, 1966. New synonymy is established: Loxocrepis Eschscholtz, 1829 = Violagonum Darlington, 1956, syn.n.

KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Carabidae, Platynini, Meleagros, Tarsagonum, new subgenus, new species, new synonym, Vietnam, Oriental region.

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