volume 168, issue 11, P808-816 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12987
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Shin‐ya Ohba, Mizuki Fukui, Yasuhide Terazono, Sho Takada

Abstract: To elucidate population‐increasing factors in the diving beetle Cybister tripunctatus lateralis (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) in Japan in recent years, life histories and oviposition patterns were compared among three endangered diving beetle species, Cybister brevis Aubé (qualified by the Japanese Red Data List as ‘near threatened’), Cybister chinensis Motschulsky (vulnerable), and C. tripunctatus lateralis (vulnerable). Oviposition in C. brevis, C. chinensis, and C. tripunctatus lateralis was observed…

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