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On Tue, Aug 7, 2018, 13:38 Brett Ratcliffe <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Scarabophiles. Just published
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> A Monographic Revision of the Genus *Gymnetis *MacLeay, 1819 (Coleoptera:
> Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae)
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> by Brett C. Ratcliffe
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> Abstract
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> The genus *Gymnetis *MacLeay (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae:
> Gymnetini) is comprehensively revised and now includes 56 species and four
> subspecies. An identification key, descriptions, diagnoses, distributions,
> life history information when known, and color illustrations of all the
> species and images of some habitats are provided. The following *new
> species* are described: *Gymnetis amazona *from the Amazon region of
> Brazil, Colombia, and Peru;* Gymnetis aurantivittae *from the Amazonian
> region of Brazil, Peru, Colombia, and the Guianas;* Gymnetis drogoni *from
> Colombia, Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay;* Gymnetis merops *from
> Peru;* Gymnetis puertoricensis *from Puerto Rico;* Gymnetis rhaegali *from
> French Guiana;* Gymnetis thula *from Texas, Louisiana, and Florida in the
> USA and the immediate border area in Mexico; and *Gymnetis viserioni *from
> Panama, Colombia, and Ecuador. *Neotypes *and* lectotypes *are designated
> for several species, and numerous *new synonyms* are established. A *revised
> status* is created for some species and several *nomina nuda *are
> recognized.
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> August 2018.
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> 250 pages, hardbound.
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> $30.00 plus postage
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> Order from Museum Publications Secretary, Gail Littrell:
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> Brett C. Ratcliffe
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> Curator & Professor of Entomology
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> Systematics Research Collections
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> University of Nebraska
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