Submitted to: Proceedings of Russian Entomological Society
Publication Type: Proceedings
Publication Acceptance Date: February 25, 2006
Publication Date: April 7, 2006
Citation: Konstantinov, A.S. 2006. Review of the aphthona gracilis species group (coleoptera: chrysomelidae).. Proceedings of Russian Entomological Society. 77:178-188. Technical Abstract: The Aphthona gracilis species group is reviewed. Three new species are described and illustrated (A. glebmedvedevi sp. nov. - Uzbekistan, Fergana valley; Iran; A. ordubadensis sp. nov. - Azerbaidzhan, Ordubad; and A. paliji sp. nov. - Kirgizstan, Alaiski mountain ridge, Kirgizski mountain ridge, Frunze; Afghanistan, Badakschan; Kazakhstan, Chelkar; Uzbekistan, Ustyurt). A key to all species of A. gracilis groups is provided.