Description of a new species of Adesmus Lepeletier and Audinet-Serville, 1825, displaying chromatic dimorphism, from Bolivia (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Hemilophini)

  • Adesmus martinsi (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Hemilophini), a new species from Bolivia, is described, illustrated, and included in a previous key. The new species displays gender dimorphism in the pubescent pattern and in anatomical structure. Thus, Adesmus becomes the second genus recorded in the Hemilophini to have visual chromatic dimorphism.

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Author:James E. WappesGND, Antonio Santos-SilvaORCiD
Parent Title (English):Insecta mundi
Series (Serial Number):Insecta Mundi (587)
Publisher:Flora & Fauna Publ.
Place of publication:Gainesville, Fla.
Document Type:Part of Periodical
Year of Completion:2017
Year of first Publication:2017
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2018/01/30
Tag:Neotropical; South America; sexual dimorphism; taxonomy
Page Number:12
First Page:1
Last Page:10
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Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
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