New South American genus and species of Pteroplatini (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae)
A new genus, Acabyara, and a new species, A. aruama, are described from Brazil and Colombia and a key to the genera of Pteroplatini is provided.
Revision of the genus Dihammaphora Chevrolat (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). I. Species with 11-segmented antennae
The species of Dihammaphora with 11 antennal segments are revised, seven are redescribed and four are described as new; a redescription of the genus is provided, based on the species with 11-segmented antennae.
REVISION OF THE GENUS ISCHIONODONTA CHEVROLAT, 1859 (COLEOPTERA, CERAMBYCIDAE)
Cladistic analysis of the tribe Torneutini Thomson (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae: Trachyderoinia)
A hypothesis of monophyly for supertribe Trachyderoinia Dupont, 1836 (sensu Fragoso, Monne and Seabra 1987) is presented for the first time, and a phylogenetic classification of TrachyDeroinia at tribe level and of Torneutini and Bothriospilini at genus level is proposed.
New species of Chariergus White and Ethemon Thornson. (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Compsocerini)
Two new species of Chariergus White are described from Brazil: Chariergus caeruleus, from Bahia, Minas Gerais and Espirito Santo and C. paranaensis., from Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do…
Comparative morphological study of the Neotropical Cleomenini genera and their transference to the tribes Rhopalophorini Blanchard and Rhinotragini Thomson (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae)
The tribe Cleomenini Lacordaire is no longer represented in the New World because of the results of a detailed morphological comparative study carried out on representatives of their type species and other congeneric species.
New South American genus and species of Cleomenini (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae)
A new genus, Timabiara, and a new species, T. bahiensis, are described from Brazil (Bahia). The Cleomenini key for neotropical genera presented by Napp & Mermudes (2001) is herein modified in order…
Revision of Eupempelus Bates and its transference to Heteropsini Lacordaire (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae)
The genus and the type species, Eupempelus olivaceus Bates, 1870, are redescribed and two new species added: E. illuminus sp.
Revision and cladistic analysis of the genus Ptychoderes Schoenherr, 1823 (Coleoptera, Anthribidae, Anthribinae, Ptychoderini)
This book presents a monograph on the phylum Ptychoderes, focusing on the large number of species found in the Mediterranean region and its distribution.