A New Genus and Species of Spider Beetle from the Virgin Islands: Lachnoniptus lindae (Coleoptera: Anobiidae: Ptininae)

T. Keith Philips


Lachnoniptus lindae, a new genus and new species from the Virgin Islands, is described. It appears most similar to Trigonogenius, and characters differentiating the two genera are given. The habitat and probable biology are discussed.

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