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Published: 2022-05-10

A new species of Conognatha (Pithiscus) from Minas Gerais State in Brazil (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)

Av. El Litre #1310, Valparaíso, Chile.
Estrada das Canjicas, 2500 Bairro São Domingos, Arujá, São Paulo, Brazil.
Laboratório de Entomologia Sistemática, Departamento de Biologia Animal e Vegetal, CCB, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Rodovia Celso Garcia Cid, PR 445 Km 380, CEP 86.057-970, Londrina, PR, Brasil.
Coleoptera jewel beetles key Pithiscus Stigmoderini taxonomy

Abstract

Conognatha (Pithiscus) continua Pineda, Koike & Barros sp. nov. (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Stigmoderini), from southeast Brazil is described and illustrated. A simplified identification key for the Conognatha (P.) continua species-group is proposed.

 

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    DOI: https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3857.1.5