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Published: 2014-09-22
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A taxonomic review on the genus Larinodontes Faust, 1898 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from the Oriental Region with a description of a new species from India

Atatürk University, Faculty of Agriculture, Plant Protection Department, Erzurum, TURKEY
Department of Life Sciences, the Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom
Larinodontes Lixini Curculionidae Oriental Region systematics taxonomic revision.


The genus Larinodontes Faust, 1898 stat. rev. is revised and a diagnostic redescription given. The holotype of Larinodontes indicus Faust, 1898 is examined. A new species Larinodontes thompsoni sp. nov. is described from India; both species are described, keyed and illustrated. Larinodontes indicus is a new record for Laos and Vietnam.