Chrysina quetzalcoatli ( Morón, 1990 )

Mora-Aguilar, Eder F., Curoe, Daniel, Delgado, Leonardo & Ramírez-Ponce, Andrés, 2018, A new Mexican species of Chrysina Kirby (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae), with nomenclatural changes, new records, and a key to the C. quiche species group, Zootaxa 4461 (2), pp. 196-204: 202

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4461.2.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F2FE69F6-C518-4E38-A362-09E40AF31520

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/683E5410-FFF3-0472-9BA7-FC2986DBFAE6

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chrysina quetzalcoatli ( Morón, 1990 )
status

 

Chrysina quetzalcoatli ( Morón, 1990)  , new country and state record

This species is known from El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Chiapas in Mexico ( Morón 1990; Sorto & Sermeño-Chicas 2013). Four females specimens represent a new country record for Nicaragua, labeled: ” NICARAGUA: Carr. Matagalpa-Jinotega. Cerro Hornos, 1,600m, 5-VI-1994, D. Curoe col.” ( DJCC). Six males and two females specimens represent a new state record for the state of Oaxaca, labeled: “ MEXICO: Oaxaca, San Miguel Chimalapa, San Antonio, El Retén, El Gringo, 23-VII-2017, Trampa de luz mercurial, Alt. 1,600 m, Bosque mesófilo, E. Mora-A., A. Ramirez-P, D. Curoe cols.“ (3 males, 2 females); same data except: “San Antonio, El Retén, Boca de la Montaña, 21-VII-2017, Luz UV, 1,480 m, borde Bosque mesófilo y Bosque de pino” (3 males) ( CNINAbout CNIN, DJCC, EMAC, IEXA, LLDC).

CNIN

Coleccion Nacional de Insectos, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico