Revision of Afrotropical Monolepta species (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Galerucinae) Part III: Species with red elytra and yellow prothorax, including descriptions of new species

@article{Wagner2002RevisionOA,
  title={Revision of Afrotropical Monolepta species (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Galerucinae) Part III: Species with red elytra and yellow prothorax, including descriptions of new species},
  author={T. Wagner},
  journal={Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift},
  year={2002},
  volume={49},
  pages={27-45}
}
  • T. Wagner
  • Published 2002
  • Biology
  • Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift
Material of Afrotropical Monolepta Chevrolat, 1837 which are characterized by red elytra, metathorax and abdomen, and a yellow head, prothorax (including pronotum) and mesothorax, is revised. Six new species are described: Monolepta budongoensis sp. n. and Monolepta congoensis sp. n. distributed from Cameroon eastwards to the Albertine Rift in western Uganda; Monolepta decellei sp. n. distributed from Sierra Leone to Ghana; Monolepta alwineae sp. n. from Liberia and Cameroon, Monolepta… Expand
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