New species of the genus Mimogonia and Holotrochus from South America (Coleoptera: Staphylindae: Osoriinae)

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Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae | 2013/53/1

Twelve new species of the genera Mimogonia Coiffait, 1978 and Holotrochus Erichson, 1839 are described from the Neotropical Region: Mimogonia baloghi sp. nov. (Paraguay), M. duckei sp. nov. (Brazil: Amazonas), M. marquesi sp. nov. (Brazil: Mato Grosso), Holotrochus adisi sp. nov. (Brazil: Amazonas), H. agostii sp. nov. (Brazil: Bahia), H. hamatus sp. nov. (Paraguay), H. lobatus sp. nov. (Panama), H. mrazi sp. nov. (Brazil: Minas Gerais), H. paraguensis sp. nov. (Paraguay), H. pseudoleticiae sp. nov. (Peru), P. tortilis sp. nov. (Bolivia, Suriname) and H. yasuniensis sp. nov. (Ecuador). Diagnostic characters of all new species are illustrated and updated identification keys are provided for the Brazilian Mimogonia species and the Holotrochus pubescens group.

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