Hycleus dvoraki

Bologna, Marco A., Amore, Valentina & Pitzalis, Monica, 2018, Meloidae of Namibia (Coleoptera): taxonomy and faunistics with biogeographic and ecological notes, Zootaxa 4373 (1), pp. 1-141: 84

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4373.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:202AFD20-7B37-405A-9CBA-051EF24E9FB2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F72687E4-FFC4-FF9E-FF5F-FA27FCB44AF5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Hycleus dvoraki
status

 

Cj) Hycleus dvoraki  species group

Tentatively we consider in this group two new species, H. dvoraki  and H. aridus  , both from the Namib Desert and syntopic in two localities. These species are characterized by the combination of the following traits: 11 short and black antennomeres, VII –X slightly subserrate, particularly in male, XI not elongate; aedeagus with a single apical slender hook; protarsomeres distinctly shorter than protibiae.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Meloidae

Genus

Hycleus