A. ANICHTCHENKO & E. KIRSCHENHOFER: A new species, new synonymies, and a new combination in the genus Chlaenius BONELLI, 1810 (Coleoptera: Carabidae), p. 1-7
Chlaenius (Ocybatus) lijiangensis sp.n. (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from China (Yunnan) is described and illustrated. It is closely related with C. (O.) pleuroderus CHAUDOIR, 1883 and C. (O.) taiwanicus KIRSCHENHOFER, 2014. The following new synonymies and new combinations are proposed: C. (Ocybatus) discicollis (LA FERTÉ-SÉNECTÈRE, 1851) = C. (O.) decellei BASILEWSKY, 1968 syn.n. = C. (O.) glaucinus KIRSCHENHOFER, 2007 syn.n.; Chlaenius (Chlaeniellus) flavipes MENETRIES, 1832 = C. (C.) laetiusculus CHAUDOIR, 1856 syn.n. = C. (C.) fraterculus atupus ANDREWES, 1923 syn.n.; C. (C.) laeviplaga frater CHAUDOIR, 1876 comb.n. = C. (C.) laotinus ANDREWES, 1919 syn.n. Chlaenius (C.) laeviplaga CHAUDOIR, 1876 is recorded from Djibouti for the first time.