Descriptions of two new elateroid beetles (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae, Elateridae) from Burmese amber

  • Two new elateroid taxa are described from amber deposits excavated from the northern region of Myanmar. Two genera, Cenomana gen. nov. (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae), and Cretopityobius gen. nov. (Coleoptera: Elateridae) are described for the first time from Burmese amber. The following new species are described: Cenomana clavata sp. nov. and Cretopityobius pankowskiorum sp. nov. Each new species is diagnosed and illustrated.

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Author:Robert L. OttoORCiD
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30:3-641909
URL:https://journals.flvc.org/mundi/article/view/114485
ISSN:1942-1354
ISSN:0749-6737
Parent Title (English):Insecta mundi
Series (Serial Number):Insecta Mundi (702)
Publisher:Flora & Fauna Publ.
Place of publication:Gainesville, Fla.
Document Type:Article
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2019/06/04
Date of first Publication:2019/05/31
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2021/11/25
Tag:False click beetel; Myanmar; click beetle; new genera; new species; paleoentomology
Volume:2019
Issue:article 702
Page Number:8
First Page:1
Last Page:6
HeBIS-PPN:489503225
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell 3.0