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Sacosternum amrishi sp. nov. the first species of the genus from Suriname (Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae: Megasternini)

@inproceedings{Makhan2013SacosternumAS,
  title={Sacosternum amrishi sp. nov. the first species of the genus from Suriname (Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae: Megasternini)},
  author={D. Makhan},
  year={2013}
}
Sacosternum amrishi sp. nov. (Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae: Megasternini) is the first described species from Suriname, South America. 
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A review of Himalcercyon stat. nov., with description of a new species from the Chinese Himalaya and an updated key to Asian genera of Megasternini (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae)
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