A Revision of the genus Octotoma (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Hispinae)

C.L. Staines Jr.


The New World species of Octotoma are revised and keys, diagnoses, and descriptions are provided for the nine known species. The authorship of the genus belongs to Chevrolat rather than Dejean. Octotoma intermedia, from Mexico, is described as new.

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