Aegidinus noriegai Frolov, Akhmetova & Vaz-de-Mello 

 

Original description:  Frolov et al., 2019

Type locality: Colombia, Antioquia, Medellín.

Type depository: CEMT.

Diagnosis. Ae. noriegai is most similar to Ae. candezei but can be separated from it by the longer and more asymmetrical parameres, ventroapical plate of the phallobase longer than wide, and the protibia without medioapical tooth.

Distribution. The species is known from a single locality in Antioquia, Colombian Andes.

Reference

Frolov A. V., Akhmetova L. A., Vaz-de-Mello F. Z. 2019. Contribution to the knowledge of Aegidinus Arrow (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Orphninae): new species and comments on the classification and nomenclature. Journal of Natural History. 53 (11-12): 725-747.

Aegidinus noriegai Frolov, Akhmetova & Vaz-de-Mello

Aegidinus noriegai, male


 


 

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01/08/2020 - 21:40