Xeloma maura (Boheman, 1860)

Serrano, Artur R. M., Capela, Rúben A., Nunes, Telmo & Santos, Carmen Van-Dú- Nem Neto, 2020, The rose chafers (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) of Angola: a descriptive checklist with new records and synonymic notes, Zootaxa 4776 (1), pp. 1-130: 42

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4776.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5A3743A2-9E64-45E8-920D-92C9ED9CAB5A

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3845481

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1B3C87AA-0038-FFCB-FF1D-FC01FC18FA07

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Plazi

scientific name

Xeloma maura (Boheman, 1860)
status

 

Xeloma maura (Boheman, 1860) 

Distribution: ANG, BOW, MOZ, NAB, RSA, ZIM.

Distribution in Angola (Provinces): 1) HUI; 2) CNN.

Historic records:

Angola (Huíla, without locality) ( HUI) (Holm 1988)  .

New localities reported: Ondjiva (40 km NW) (16º 48´ 28.7´´ S, 15º 25´ 54.3´´ E, 1124 m alt., 423) ( CNN), 18.XII.2017, 1 ex., P. Schüle leg., PMC (P. Malec, personal communication)GoogleMaps  .

Material examined: none.

Remarks. The distribution of this species for southern Africa given by Holm (1988, Fig. 74) indicates a non named locality in the south of Angola (Huíla Province, black circle). Biological and ecological notes are available in Holm & Marais (1992). Taking into account the artificial breeding conditions, Malec & Šípek (2017) included this species in their group 3. It is a new record for the Cunene Province.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Cetoniidae

Genus

Xeloma