Aquatica, a new genus of aquatic fireflies from mainland China, is described and keyed from males of A. leii (Fu etBallantyne 2006), A. ficta (Olivier 1909), A. hydrophila (Jeng et al. 2003) and A. lateralis (Motsch. 1860), all transferredfrom Luciola, and A. wuhana sp. n. from Hubei Province, which is described from adult males and females and larvae.Adult females and larvae are associated for all species. Five species of aquatic fireflies are now recorded from China.
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 07 Jul 2010|