Description of a new species of Ochraethes Chevrolat, 1860, redescription of Plocaederus mirim Martins and Monné, 2002, and new geographical records for Plocaederus Dejean, 1835 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae)

James E. Wappes, Antonio Santos-Silva, Juan Pablo Botero


A new Mexican species of Ochraethes Chevrolat, 1860 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae, Clytini) is described: Ochraethes skillmani Wappes, Santos-Silva and Botero. Plocaederus mirim Martins and Monné, 2002 (Cerambycini) is redescribed and its female is figured for the first time. New geographical records in Plocaederus Dejean, 1835 are also provided.


Cerambycini, Clytini, range extension, taxonomy.

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