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Revision of the genus Falsocaenia (Coleoptera: Lycidae)

Author(s):
Bocakova, Milada [1] ; Baciakova, Barbora [2] ; Do Nascimento, Elynton Alves [3]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Palacky Univ, Fac Educ, Dept Biol, CZ-77140 Olomouc - Czech Republic
[2] Masaryk Univ, Fac Sci, Dept Bot & Zool, CZ-62100 Brno - Czech Republic
[3] Univ Estadual Centro Oeste, Dept Engn Ambiental, BR-84500000 Irati, Parana - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; n. 3478, SI, p. 282-296, SEP 11 2012.
Web of Science Citations: 6
Abstract

The Neotropical genus Falsocaenia Pic, 1922 is revised. Two species Falsocaenia ecuadorensis sp. nov. and F. melanopteron sp. nov. are proposed as new to science. Idiopteron (F.) apicicorne (Pic, 1922) and Idiopteron (F.) aurantiacocostatum (Pic, 1932) are placed in the genus Falsocaenia, and consequently, Falsocaenia apicicornis (Pic, 1922) comb. n. and Falsocaenia aurantiacocostata (Pic, 1932) are proposed. Falsocaenia breveapicalis Pic, 1930 is considered to be a younger subjective synonym of Falsocaenia decipiens (Gorham, 1884) and Falsocaenia callangana (Pic, 1922) is synonymized to F. longehumeralis (Pic, 1922). Falsocaenia nigripenne Pic, 1934 is transferred to the genus Idiopteron and Idiopteron nigripenne (Pic, 1934) comb. n. is proposed. Simultaneously, lectotype of Falsocaenia aurantiacocostata is designated. Illustrations of diagnostic characters are included and a key to Falsocaenia species is given. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 10/15427-1 - Mimetic rings structure in Lycidae (Insecta: Coleoptera) in remnants of Atlantic Forest in São Paulo State: dynamics and species diversity
Grantee:Elynton Alves Do Nascimento
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate