Callyntra Solier, 1836 is an endemic genus of Chile and Argentina which contains 22 described species. Based on adult specimens and an egg from the coast of central Chile, C. tortuosa sp. nov. is described. The relationship with other species of Callyntra, morphological variability, sexual dimorphism and conservation status are discussed.
|Translated title of the contribution||A new species of Callyntra (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the coast of Central Chile|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jun 2017|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics