A new species of the weevil genus Otiorhynchus Germar, 1822, subgenera Proremus Reitter, 1912 (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from NE Turkey

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:G. E. Davidian, Gültekin L.
Journal:Kavkazskii Entomologicheskii Byulleten
Date Published:2007
:Otiorhynchus (Proremus) horasanicus

A new species Otiorhynchus (Proremus) horasanicus Davidian et Gultekin sp. n. is described from NE Turkey. It is closely related to O. lederi Stierlin, 1883 and O. temeli Davidian et Gultekin, 20076, from which in differs by thickened antennae, distinct smooth flattened middle carina on the disc of pronotum, more elongated elytra with broader elytral striae and hardly visible femoral denticle.

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