Vol. 35 (2019)

A new species of the genus Pucaya from Peru (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae)

Alfredo Edgardo Giraldo Mendoza
Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina, Museo de Entomología Klaus Raven Büller

Publicado 2019-10-10

Palabras clave

  • Cyclocephalini
  • key
  • Neotropics
  • South America
  • Systematics

Cómo citar

Giraldo Mendoza, A. E. (2019). A new species of the genus Pucaya from Peru (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae). ACTA ZOOLÓGICA MEXICANA (N.S.), 35, 1-6. https://doi.org/10.21829/azm.2019.3502224


A new species of Cyclocephalini scarab, Pucaya tabaconas nov. sp. is described and illustrated based on specimens collected in Cajamarca department. The genus Pucaya is recorded for the first time in Peru. A key to the known species of this genus is included.


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