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Two new species of the genus Nemognathomimus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Mexico and Guatemala



Two new species of the genus Nemognathomimus Chemsak & Linsley are described and illustrated, Nemognathomimus wappesi sp. nov. from the Mexican states of Chiapas and Oaxaca and from Guatemala, and N. angelicae sp. nov. from the Mexican state of Hidalgo. A key to separate the species of Nemognathomimus is included.



Coleoptera, Lepturinae, Lepturini, taxonomy, taxonomic key

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