A new species of the genus Dorytomus Germar, 1817 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Baltic amber

  • Andris Bukejs Institute of Life Sciences and Technologies, Daugavpils University, VienÄ«bas 13, Daugavpils, LV-5401, Latvia
  • Andrei A. Legalov Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Frunze Street, 11, Novosibirsk 630091, Russia and Tomsk State University, Lenina Prospekt 36, Tomsk 634050, Russia

Abstract

A new species, Dorytomus groehni Bukejs & Legalov sp. n. is described and illustrated from Eocene Baltic amber. The new species differs from D. nudus Legalov, 2016 primarily in longer and wider body size, narrower and longer rostrum, slightly convex interstriae distinctly wider than elytral striae and finely punctate pronotum with semierect setae.

Published
2019-12-02
How to Cite
Bukejs , A., & Legalov, A. A. (2019). A new species of the genus Dorytomus Germar, 1817 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Baltic amber. Entomologica Fennica, 30(4), 173-178. https://doi.org/10.33338/ef.87173
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