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The green lacewing genus Austrochrysa Esben-Petersen, 1928 (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) from China, with description of two new species

Department of Entomology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China.
Key laboratory of Zoological Systematics and Evolution, Institute of Zoology, China Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China.
Department of Entomology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China.
Neuroptera taxonomic study new species synonym key


A taxonomic study of the green lacewing genus Austrochrysa Esben-Petersen, 1928 from China is presented. Three species of Austrochrysa are recorded from China. Two new species, Austrochrysa lihongyui sp. nov. and Austrochrysa angusta sp. nov., which are described in this study, and a new combination, i.e. Austrochrysa tropica (Yang & Wang, 1994) comb. nov., is proposed. The genus Yunchrysopa Yang & Wang, 1994 is here considered as a junior synonym of Austrochrysa Esben-Petersen, 1928.



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