Dichotomius comarapensis sp. nov., a new Bolivian species of brachypterous scarab (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeinae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2000
Authors:F. Genier
ISBN Number:0318-6725
Keywords:America-, Andean-Group, animals-, arthropods-, Biological-Resources-Animal, Bolivia-, Coleoptera-, Developing-Countries, Dichotomius-, Dichotomius-comarapensis, insects-, invertebrates-, Latin-America, new-species, Scarabaeidae-, South-America, taxonomy-, Taxonomy-and-Evolution

A new brachypterous species from Bolivia, Dichotomius comarapensis, is described and illustrated. Brachypterism within the genus Dichotomius is reported for the first time and the habitat of D. comarapensis is described..

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