Review of the genus Chinoperla Zwick, 1980 (Plecoptera: Perlidae: Perlinae) from China

  • The Chinese species of the genus Chinoperla Zwick, 1980 are reviewed. One species from Hainan is described as new to science: C. changjiangensis sp. nov. Chinoperla gorohovi Sivec & Stark, 2010 is reported from China for the first time, with a redescripion and color images of the male, and the first description of the female and egg. Chinoperla nigrifrons (Banks, 1939) is redescribed and illustrated, synonymy of C. furcomacula (Wu, 1973) is confirmed. Taxonomic relationships within the studied species are discussed. A provisional key to the six known species of Chinoperla for China is presented.

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Author:Rao-Rao Mo, Rui-Jun Liu, Guo-Quan Wang, Wei-Hai Li, Dávid Murányi
Parent Title (English):European journal of taxonomy
Series (Serial Number):European journal of taxonomy : EJT (775:62-85)
Publisher:Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle
Place of publication:Paris
Document Type:Article
Date of Publication (online):2021/10/19
Date of first Publication:2021/10/19
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2021/10/28
Tag:C. gorohovi Sivec & Stark, 2010; China; Chinoperla changjiangensis sp. nov.; synomyny; taxonomy
Page Number:24
First Page:62
Last Page:85
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung 4.0