A new species of Philacelota Heller (Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae: Melolonthini) from Flores Island, Indonesia
Keywords:Type species designation, species description, tribal placement.
AbstractPhilacelota jakli sp. n. (Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae: Melolonthini) is described, illustrated and compared with the other two known congeners, P. submaculata Heller and P. sulana Heller. Philacelota sub maculata is here designated the type species for the genus.