A new species of <I>Argentinoeme</I> Bruch 1911 from Argentina (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).

  • Osvaldo R. Di Iorio
Keywords: Argentina, Argentinoeme, Cerambycidae, new species.


Argentinoeme Bruch (1911) remained as a monotypic genus until the finding of the material herein described. The type species of the genus, A. schulzi Bruch (1911) from Argentina, is characterized by 12-segmented antennae, cylindrical pronotum with granulations at its base, femora narrowing only toward their bases, and divided eyes. Argentinoeme pseudobscura sp nov, with 11-segmented antennae and appendiculate distal segment, constitutes the second known species of this genus.