Contributions to Entomology 72(1): 89-99, doi: 10.3897/contrib.entomol.72.e87239
On Orsunius V. Seven new species from Borneo and Vietnam (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae: Medonina)
expand article infoVolker Assing
‡ Unaffiliated, Hannover, Germany
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Seven species of Orsunius Assing, 2011 are described and illustrated, six of them from Borneo and one from Vietnam: Orsunius weigeli spec. nov. (North Vietnam), O. floreni spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah), O. flavoniger spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah), O. incitatus spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah), O. curvicollis spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah), O. tricolor spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah), and O. arboris spec. nov. (Malaysia: Sabah). The genus now includes 31 named extant species distributed in the southern East Palaearctic, the Oriental, and the northern Australian regions.


Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Paederinae, Medonina, Orsunius, taxonomy, new species, Oriental region, Borneo, Vietnam