On the West Indian weevil genus Lachnopus Schönherr, 1840 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae): descriptions of six new species, a proposal for species-groups, and an annotated checklist.

@article{Girn2018OnTW,
  title={On the West Indian weevil genus Lachnopus Sch{\"o}nherr, 1840 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae): descriptions of six new species, a proposal for species-groups, and an annotated checklist.},
  author={J. C. Gir{\'o}n and C. O'brien† and M. C. Rose-Smyth},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2018},
  volume={4423 1},
  pages={
          1-85
        }
}
We here describe and illustrate six new species of the genus Lachnopus, the most taxonomically chaotic group of entimines in the Caribbean region. These species are Lachnopus cozumelus Girón O'Brien, sp. nov. from Cozumel Island, Mexico, Lachnopus karphos Girón O'Brien, sp. nov. from Mayaguana Island in the Bahamas, Lachnopus lucayanus Girón O'Brien, sp. nov. from Eleuthera in the Bahamas and Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos Islands, Lachnopus petilusquamus Girón O'Brien, sp. nov. from… Expand
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