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Taxonomic and nomenclatural changes in Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

  title={Taxonomic and nomenclatural changes in Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)},
  author={L. Sekerka},
  journal={Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae},
  • L. Sekerka
  • Published 2016
  • Biology
  • Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae
  • The following taxonomic and nomenclatural changes are proposed based on examination of relevant type material: (i) New species. Charidotis ama­zona sp. nov. is described from the Amazonas State of Brazil. It was previously misidentified and published as C. orbifera (Boheman, 1855). (ii) Status changes. The following taxa are reinstated from synonymy and their species status is restored: Agroiconota urbanae Buzzi, 1996 stat. restit. from synonymy of A. subvittata (Boheman, 1855); Botanochara… CONTINUE READING
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