Calochromus harauensis , Motyka, Michal & Bocak, Ladislav, 2015

Motyka, Michal & Bocak, Ladislav, 2015, The classification of Flabellochromus and Dumbrellia (Coleoptera: Lycidae) with descriptions of two new species of Calochromus from the Sundaland Region, Zootaxa 3941 (1), pp. 125-130: 127-128

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3941.1.7

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Calochromus harauensis
status

sp. nov.

Calochromus harauensis  sp. nov.

( Figs 4, 6, 7View FIGURES 1 – 11, 12View FIGURES 12 – 15)

Type material. Holotype, male, Indonesia, Sumatra Barat, Harau valley, Payakumbuh, 1992, native coll. ( LMBC). Diagnosis. Calochromus harauensis  sp. nov. differs from C. flabellatus  in the short lamella of antennomere 3 ( Figs 7–8View FIGURES 1 – 11).

Description. Male. Body small, 4.7 times as long as wide at humeri; head, antennae, thorax and legs black, abdomen black with metallic shine, elytra dark brown. Head hypognathous with short rostrum, frons convex, with sharp median groove, antennal sockets contiguous; eyes prominent, their frontal distance 3.2 times eye diameter. Antennae long, antennomere 3 with short lamella ( Fig. 6View FIGURES 1 – 11). Pronotum widest posteriorly, 1.6 times wider than length at midline, anterior and posterior angles rounded, posterior margin convex in middle. Elytra twice times longer than width at humeri, elytral costae weak ( Fig. 4View FIGURES 1 – 11). Male genitalia as in Fig. 12View FIGURES 12 – 15.

Measurements. BL 12 mm, WH 2.4 mm, PL 1.5 mm, PW 1.9 mm, Edist 0.65 mm, Ediam 0.55 mm.

Distribution. Indonesia, Western Sumatra.

Etymology. The specific name refers to the Harau valley in the Indonesian West Sumatra province, the type locality of this species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Lycidae

Genus

Calochromus