Systematic revision of the species of Geomyphilus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae) of Mexico and neighboring countries with description of a new Mexican species

  • A systematic redefinition of the species belonging to the genus Geomyphilus Gordon and Skelley, 2007 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae) of Mexico and neighboring countries is presented. The new species G. tuzincola of Mexico is described and figured. The new combination Coelotrachelus macgregori (Islas, 1955) is proposed.

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Author:Marco Dellacasa, Giovanni Dellacasa, Paul E. SkelleyORCiDGND, Robert D. Gordon
Parent Title (English):Insecta mundi
Series (Serial Number):Insecta Mundi (590)
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:Coelotrachelus macgregori; G. tuzincola; Nearctic; Neotropical; new combination; new species; systematics
Page Number:22
First Page:1
Last Page:19
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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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