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September 2002


Published in Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95:3 (2002), pp. 335-339. Copyright 2002 Entomological Society of America. Used by permission. “This article is the copyright property of the Entomological Society of America and may not be used for any commercial or other private purpose without specific written permission of the Entomological Society of America.”


The eight species in the genus Palaeophileurus are reviewed, including the description of two new species from Peru: P. carbo Ratcliffe and P. erebus Ratcliffe. The diagnostic male parameres for all species are illustrated, and a distribution map is provided.

Se revisan las ocho especies del género Palaeophileurus, y se incluye la descripción de dos nuevas especies de Perú: P. carbo Ratcliffe y P. erebus Ratcliffe. Se proveen ilustraciones diagnósticas de los parámeros de todas las especies, y una mapa de distribución.

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