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Description of a new species of Bothynus Hope from Argentina and Bolivia (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae)

MARTIN HARDY

Abstract


A new species of Bothynus Hope, 1837 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae: Pentodontini) is described from the eastern Andes in South America. The new species is unique in the genus for having the elytra and part of the pronotum covered with small setae.

 


Keywords


Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Dynastinae

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4362.1.9

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