Plusiotis alfredolaui , a new sibling species of P. badeni Boucard (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae)

David C. Hawks


Plusiotis alfredolaui is described from the vicinity of Fortin de las Flores, Veracruz, Mexico. It is very closely related to P baden, Boucard, and is nearly indistinguishable externally. The male and female genitalia , however, are very different from those of P. badeni.


Scarabaeidae; Plusiotis; new species

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