Pseudoclinteria infuscata ( Gory & Percheron, 1833 )

Serrano, Artur R. M., Capela, Rúben A., Nunes, Telmo & Santos, Carmen Van-Dú- Nem Neto, 2020, The rose chafers (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) of Angola: a descriptive checklist with new records and synonymic notes, Zootaxa 4776 (1), pp. 1-130: 112-113

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4776.1.1

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Pseudoclinteria infuscata ( Gory & Percheron, 1833 )
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Pseudoclinteria infuscata ( Gory & Percheron, 1833)  

( Figs. 27c, d View FIGURE 27 ) Distribution: ANG, DOC, ETI, KEN, MAW, MOZ, RSA, SEN, TAN, ZIM, ZAM. Distribution in Angola (Provinces): 1) HUI; 2) BIE. Historic records: —Angola (without locality) ( Paulino de Oliveira 1882 sub Clinteria infuscata Gory & Percheron   ); —Huilla (without locality) (HUI) ( Schoch 1896 and Holm 1991b sub Clinteria maculicollis Schoch   ); —“Port. O. Afr.” (Angola?, without locality) ( Kuntzen 1930 and Holm 1991b sub Clinteria infuscata goetzei  

v. peringueyi Kuntzen   ); — Huíla (without locality) (HUI) [ Ferreira, 1965 sub Clinteria infuscata (Gory & Percheron)   ab. macullicolis

Schoch].

New localities reported: Negola (3,5 km SW) (14º 08´ 53´´ S, 14º 28´ 16´´ E, 1613 m alt., 317) ( HUI), 11- 12.XI.2013, 1♂, P. Schüle leg., PMC (P. Malec, personal communication) GoogleMaps   .

Material examined: Angola, 3 exs, Nº 1907 (blue labels), nºs 154, 187 and 200 (white labels), old collection, box nº IX-78, MZUC; Satchijamba (13º 44´ 54.69´´ S, 17º 10´ 35.03´´ E, 1579 m alt., 303) (BIE), 3.XI.2014, 3♂, 3♀, BT, 29.X.-3.XI.2014, 1♂, 3♀, CT, A. Serrano leg. & R. Capela, ASC; Mumbué ( Kwanza River spring) (13º 49´ 41´´ S, 17º 19´ 26´´ E, 1511 m alt., 303) (BIE), 8-17.XI.2015, 1♂, CT, A. Serrano leg. & R. Capela, ASC GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. The species is very polychromatic. The adult specimens in Satchijamba were collected by BT and CT ( Figs. 1a, b View FIGURE 1 ) in an open secondary forest ( Fig. 1e View FIGURE 1 ). See also the remarks under Pachnoda discolour kolbei   . Some ecological data were provided by Holm & Marais (1992). It is a new species record for the Bié Province.