Some New Carabid Beetles (Insecta, Coleoptera, Carabidae) from Korea

Jung-Lark KIM 1
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1Department of Health, Uiduk University, Gyeongju 780-713, Korea

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Published Online: Dec 31, 2009


Four new subspecies of carabid beetles collected in central to southern Korea are described: Carabus (Parhomopterus) sternbergi gwangjuensis, Damaster (Coptolabrus) jankowskii irwolsanensis., Damaster (Coptolabrus) jankowskii unmunsanensis., Damaster (Coptolabrus) jankowskii ganghwadoensis.

Keywords: new subspesies; carabid beetles; Carabus; Damaster