Image[Sasakia charonda] Sasakia charonda (Hewitson, 1863)

Welcome to Entomology Database KONCHU!

Species Information Database on Japanese, Asian and Pacific Insects, Spiders and Mites

Japanese page is here

An entomology database KONCHU is a general database name including various files treating species information on Japanese, East Asian and Pacific insects (including spiders and mites) as follows.


The KONCHU is managed by a text database management system SIGMA.

KONCHU is supported by a Grant-in-Aid for Publication of Scientific Research Result (Head Investigator: 2017: Toshiya Hirowatari; 2016: Munetoshi Maruyama; 1990-2015: Osamu Tadauchi) and a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) (Head Investigator: Osamu Tadauchi) from the Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture, Japan and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

The use of data in this database is free of charge if the objective is academic study or educational purposes.

Inquiries and Comments

Inquiries and Comments about KONCHU Should be the Following E-mail Address.

Entomology database KONCHU (Osamu Tadauchi, Satoshi Kamitani)
Entomological Laboratory,
Faculty of Agriculture,
Kyushu University
Fukuoka, 812-8581