Contributions to Zoology, 84 (2) – 2015

Taxonomic utility of female copulation organs in Sericini chafers (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae), with special reference to asymmetry

Alev Özgül-Siemund1, Dirk Ahrens2

1.  Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum A. Koenig, Adenauerallee 160, 53113 Bonn, Germany

2.  Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum A. Koenig, Adenauerallee 160, 53113 Bonn, Germany. E-mail: d.ahrens@zfmk.de

Keywords: beetles,female genitalia,integrative taxonomy,Melolonthinae,morphology.