A new ambrosia beetle in Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Platypodinae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:S. R. Davis, Engel M. S.
Date Published:2007
:Cenocephalus quasiexquisitus

Cenocephalus quasiexquisitus n.sp., is described and figured from the remains of a male preserved in Early Miocene (Burdigalian) amber from the Dominican Republic. The new species is distinguished from C. exquisitus Bright & Poinar, also from Dominican amber.

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