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Published: 2018-11-13
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Description of the male of Monochamus shembaganurensis Breuning, 1979 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae)

PhD scholar, Department of Agricultural Entomology, Kerala Agricultural University, Vellayani P. O., Trivandrum- 695 522, Kerala, India.
PhD Scholar, Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Annamalai University, Chidambaram- 608 002, Tamil Nadu, India.
Western Ghats biodiversity southern India long-horned beetle endophallus


The hitherto unknown male of Monochamus shembaganurensis Breuning, 1979 is described and illustrated with emphasis on aedeagus and endophallic structures. Additional information on distribution of the species, endemic to the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot in south India is provided.


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