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Published: 2017-06-23

Three new species of Epigomphus (Odonata: Gomphidae) from Costa Rica 

Apdo. 50-5655, Monteverde, Costa Rica, Central America.
Odonata Gomphidae

Abstract

The female bears a pair of highly distinctive postocellar horns similar to those of three other species endemic to Costa Rica, E. corniculatus, E. echeverrii, and E. verticicornis. The males of two additional new species, E. morrisoni and E. wagneri, are described from premontane wet forest on the Pacific slope near Monteverde, resulting in a total of 13 species recorded from Costa Rica.

 

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