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Correspondence
Published: 2017-10-03

A new species of the genus Neobubastes Blackburn, 1892 from Western Australia (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Buprestinae: Pterobothrini)

Czech University of Life Sciences, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences, Department of Game Management and Wildlife Biology, Kamýcká 1176, Praha 6-Suchdol, 165 21 Czech Republic.
4 Rome Rd, Alfred Cove, 6154 Western Australia, Australia.
Coleoptera Taxonomy Buprestidae Buprestinae Pterobothrini Neobubastes obscura sp. nov. key Australia

Abstract

A description of Neobubastes obscura sp. nov. from Western Australia is provided. The new species is illustrated and compared with other species of the genus. A key to and images of all species of the genus Neobubastes Blackburn, 1892 are provided.

 

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How to Cite

BÍLÝ, S., & POWELL, M. (2017). A new species of the genus <em>Neobubastes</em> Blackburn, 1892 from Western Australia (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Buprestinae: Pterobothrini). Zootaxa, 4329(1), 86–90. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4329.1.5