Two new species of Otiorhynchus GERMAR, 1822 subgenus Lixorrhynchus REITTER, 1914 from Morocco (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Otiorhynchini)

Piotr Z. Białooki 1 , Christoph Germann 2  and Jean Pelletier 3
  • 1 State Plant Health and Seed Inspection, Gdańsk, Na Stoku 48, PL-80-874 Gdańsk, Poland
  • 2 Natur-Museum Luzern, Kasernenplatz 6, CH-6003 Lucerne, Switzerland / Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Bernastrasse 15, CH-3005 Bern, Switzerland
  • 3 5 rue de la Saulaie, F-37380 Monnaie, France

Abstract

Otiorhynchus (Lixorrhynchus) deceptorius sp. n. and O. (L.) incisus sp. n. from northern Morocco are described and illustrated. Both new species are superficially similar to Mirorhynchus bellus MAGNANO, 2003 based on the conspicuously laterally incised rostrum. The erroneous indication of M. bellus from Cyprus is corrected here to Crete

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