Division of the genera Sparna Thomson, 1864 and Carterica Pascoe, 1858 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Colobotheini) with description of six new genera and eight new species.

@article{SantosSilva2018DivisionOT,
  title={Division of the genera Sparna Thomson, 1864 and Carterica Pascoe, 1858 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Colobotheini) with description of six new genera and eight new species.},
  author={Antonio Santos-Silva and M. H. M. Galileo and Jim Mcclarin},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2018},
  volume={4407 1},
  pages={
          1-28
        }
}
  • Antonio Santos-Silva, M. H. M. Galileo, Jim Mcclarin
  • Published 2018
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • Sparna Thomson, 1864 and Carterica Pascoe, 1858 are divided into seven genera: Sparna, Carterica, Francisparna gen. nov., Batesparna gen. nov., Allocarterica gen. nov., Piriana gen. nov., Miguellus gen. nov., and Confluentia gen. nov. From the species currently placed in Sparna, only S. lycoides Thomson, 1864 is maintained in the genus, and only Carterica mucronata (Olivier, 1795) is considered a true Carterica. Sparna bosqi Gilmour, 1954 is revalidated and included in a new genus. The… CONTINUE READING
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