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1 September 2014 A Review of the Neotropical Genera Astroscara Schürhoff, 1937, Chiriquibia Bates, 1889, Hadrosticta Kraatz, 1892, Jansonia Schürhoff, 1937, Macrocranius Schürhoff, 1935, and Tiarocera Burmeister, 1842 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Gymnetini)
Brett C. Ratcliffe
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Abstract

The monotyopic genera Astroscara Schürhoff, 1937, Chiriquibia Bates, 1889, Hadrosticta Kraatz, 1892, Jansonia Schürhoff, 1937 (revised status), Macrocranius Schürhoff, 1935, and Tiarocera Burmeister, 1842 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Gymnetini) are reviewed. Redescriptions, diagnoses, distributions, and illustrations of the species are provided. A type species for Tiarocera is designated.

Brett C. Ratcliffe "A Review of the Neotropical Genera Astroscara Schürhoff, 1937, Chiriquibia Bates, 1889, Hadrosticta Kraatz, 1892, Jansonia Schürhoff, 1937, Macrocranius Schürhoff, 1935, and Tiarocera Burmeister, 1842 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Gymnetini)," The Coleopterists Bulletin 68(3), 363-376, (1 September 2014). https://doi.org/10.1649/072.068.0304
Received: 20 November 2014; Accepted: 12 May 2014; Published: 1 September 2014
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cetoniines
Neotropics
scarab beetles
taxonomy
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