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Published: 2022-05-24

Descriptions and new records in longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Central America

National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560 U.S.A.
California State Collection of Arthropods, 3294 Meadowview Road, Sacramento, CA 95832 U.S.A.
Coleoptera cloud forest key Neotropical new country record taxonomy


Two new species of longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Central America are described and illustrated: Crossomeles copei sp. nov. and Crossomeles oscarcastilloi sp. nov. (Cerambycinae: Rhinotragini) from Mexico and Costa Rica, respectively. A key to the known species of Crossomeles Chemsak & Noguera, 1993 is provided. Also, two new country records are reported: Crossomeles acutipennis Chemsak & Noguera, 1993 from Panama; and Oncideres fisheri Dillon & Dillon, 1946 (Lamiinae: Onciderini) from the United States of America.



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