Agrilus richardae Descarpentries & Villiers

Jendek, Eduard, 2017, Revision of the Agrilus humilis species-group (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Agrilini) with description of thirteen new species from Southeastern Asia, Zootaxa 4363 (2), pp. 249-271: 266-267

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4363.2.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2466B9D6-714A-4A0C-9D83-A7662C58A9D8

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/617E2837-FF9D-FFD3-FF0E-E114C27C96D7

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scientific name

Agrilus richardae Descarpentries & Villiers
status

 

Agrilus richardae Descarpentries & Villiers 

( Figs. 4EView FIGURE 4, 5LView FIGURE5)

richardae Descarpentries & Villiers, 1963 

Descarpentries & Villiers, 1963: 104, 108. Bellamy, 2008: 2266 (world catalog).

Type material. Described from holotype. Type locality. “ Tonkin: Hoa –Binh ”. Type specimens. Holotype ♂ ( MNHN): “ Tonkin Hoa – Binh leg. A de cooman [sic!] [p] [orange label] \ Agrilus richardae  n. sp. Holotype ♂ nob. A. Descarpentries et [h] A. Villiers det. 19 [p] 62 [h]”. 

Distribution. Vietnam (Hoa Binh).

Remarks. Agrilus richardae  is known only from the holotype ( Fig. 4EView FIGURE 4). It belongs to species with metatibiae armed with cluster of long setae ( Tab. 1). The species is similar to much larger A. atratulus  by general habitus and by shape of pronotum which is widest at posterior margin.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Buprestidae

Genus

Agrilus

Loc

Agrilus richardae Descarpentries & Villiers

Jendek, Eduard 2017
2017
Loc

richardae

Descarpentries & Villiers 1963
1963