Vadonia samosensis sp. nov., description of a new species from Greece–the island Samos (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)

Abstract :

A new species, Vadonia  samosensis sp. nov., is described from the Greek island Samos. For the time being, the species is endemic to the island Samos. Vadonia samosensis sp. nov. was compared with taxa known from Greece and Turkey, i.e. with V. bisignata bisignata (Brullé, 1832), V. bisignata laurae (Pesarini & Sabbadini, 2007), V. dojranensis dojranensis (Holzschuh, 1984), V. dojranensis mahri (Holzschuh, 1986), V. soror soror (Holzschuh, 1981), V. soror tauricola (Holzschuh, 1993) and V. frater (Holzschuh, 1981)

Keyword :

Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Vadonia, new species, Europe, Greece- Samos (island), Palearctic Region

Author(s) : Vartanis, J
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Published Issue : 2016 Vol. 11 Number 2

2016 Vol. 11 Number 2