New species of Brachycerus Olivier (Coleoptera: Brachyceridae) from Turkey

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:J. G. Arzanov, Friedman A. L. L.
Journal:Russian Entomological Journal
Date Published:March
:Brachycerus anatolicus

Brachycerus anatolicus sp.n. is described. The new species is unique among all known Palaearctic Brachycerus in possessing distinct rounded tubercles on the pronotum. It resembles B. foveicollis, particularly in the form and sculpture of the elytra, but has no prominent postocular lobe on the anterolateral margin of the pronotum.

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