Descriptions of two new elateroid beetles (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae, Elateridae) from Burmese amber

  • Robert L. Otto
Keywords: False click beetle, click beetle, Myanmar, new genera, new species, paleoentomology.

Abstract

Two new elateroid taxa are described from amber deposits excavated from the northern region of Myanmar. Two genera, Cenomana gen. nov. (Coleoptera: Eucnemidae), and Cretopityobius gen. nov. (Coleoptera: Elateridae) are described for the first time from Burmese amber. The following new species are described: Cenomana clavata sp. nov. and Cretopityobius pankowskiorum sp. nov. Each new species is diagnosed and illustrated.
Published
2019-06-04
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