Two new species of South America Neocherentes Tippmann, 1960 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae: Onciderini)

  • Eugenio H. Nearns
  • Miguel A. Monné
Keywords: Longhorned beetles, Neotropical region, taxonomy. Escarabajos longicorneos, región neotropical, taxonomía.


Two new species of Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) are described and illustrated: Neocherentes adrianoi Nearns and Monné, from Brazil, and Neocherentes pergeri Nearns and Monné, from Bolivia. The male of Neocherentes dilloniorum Tippmann, 1960 is redescribed and the female is described for the first time. Neocherentes dilloniorum is excluded from the Brazilian fauna. A key to the known species of Neocherentes Tippmann, 1960 is provided.

Resumen. Dos nuevas especies de Onciderini Thomson, 1860 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) son descritas e ilustradas: Neocherentes adrianoi Nearns y Monné, de Brasil, y Neocherentes pergeri Nearns y Monné, de Bolivia. El macho de Neocherentes dilloniorum Tippmann, 1960 es descrito de nuevo y las primeras hembras de la especie son descritas. Neocherentes dilloniorum es excluida de la fauna Brasilera. Claves de las especies de Neocherentes Tippmann, 1960 son incluidas.