Center for Systematic Entomology, Gainesville, Florida


Date of this Version

March 2001


Insecta Mundi, published by the Center for Systematic Entomology, is available online at Copyright © by Kingsolver.


Records and descriptions are given for the 10 known species in six genera of Bruchidae from the Archipelago including Sennius falcatus New Species and Acanthoscelides rossi New Species. Amblycerus (Spermophagus) insularum (Blair) is synonymized with Amblycerus piurae (Pierce), New Synonymy. Five of the species herein treated are new records for the Archipelago, and 8 of the 10 are also known from mainland South America, principally Ecuador.

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