Petrov A.V. 2020. New species and records of Xyleborini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) from Peru // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.29. No.4: 402–409 [in English].

Institute of Forest Science RAS, Sovetskaya st. 21, Uspenskoe, Moscow Region 143030, Russia. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.29.4.07

ABSTRACT. Four new species of tribe Xyleborini are described from Peru: Taurodemus peruanus, T. militaris, Theoborus amazonicus, and T. magnus spp.n. Additional records are given for Sampsonius sexdentatus Eggers, 1933 and Taurodemus salvinii (Blandford, 1898).

KEY WORDS: Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae, Xyleborini, Taurodemus, Theoborus, ambrosia beetles, taxonomy, Peru.

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