Agrilus samboides Fisher

Jendek, Eduard & Grebennikov, Vasily V., 2009, Revision of the Agrilus muscarius species-group (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) with description of thirteen new species from Palaearctic and Oriental regions, Zootaxa 2168, pp. 1-33: 15-16

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.275076

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scientific name

Agrilus samboides Fisher
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Agrilus samboides Fisher 

Fig. 15View FIGURES 13 – 18

samboides Fisher, 1930: 86  –87.

Obenberger, 1936: 1101. Bellamy, 1994: 362.

Diagnosis. This species is similar to A. coraeboides  by having a deeply emarginate apex on the last abdominal ventrite, but it differs from it by the shape of the elytral apices which are broadly, separately arcuate ( Fig. 15View FIGURES 13 – 18), unlike those in A. coraeboides  that are conjointly arcuate ( Fig. 14View FIGURES 13 – 18).

Length. 4.0 mm.

Type series. Agrilus samboides Fisher, 1930  . Holotype: sex not examined, USNM: “N. Borneo Kudat [p] 13 th [h] Sept. 1927 C.B.K. & H.M.P.F.M.S. Museums [p] [pink label] \ Agrilus samboides Fisher  [p] \ TypeNo [p] 57439 [h] U.S. N.M. [p]”. Described from a single female. Type locality. North Borneo, Kudat.

Specimens examined. Known only from the holotype.

Distribution. North Borneo.

Remarks. The holotype is badly damaged, only the right elytron, part of the thorax and abdomen are preserved ( Fig. 15View FIGURES 13 – 18).

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Buprestidae

Genus

Agrilus

Loc

Agrilus samboides Fisher

Jendek, Eduard & Grebennikov, Vasily V. 2009
2009
Loc

samboides

Fisher 1930: 86