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Type: Correspondence
Published: 2019-05-22
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A new Mexican species of Rhyparus Westwood (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae), with new records and a key to the Mexican and Guatemalan species

Instituto de Ecología, A. C., Carretera Antigua a Coatepec No. 351, 91070 Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.
Instituto de Ecología, A. C., Carretera Antigua a Coatepec No. 351, 91070 Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.


In this paper we describe Rhyparus chimalapensis new species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae: Rhyparini), from the region of Chimalapas, Oaxaca, Mexico. New records are given for three species of Rhyparus Westwood from Mexico and Guatemala. A key to the Mexican and Guatemalan species of this genus is included.



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