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A Field Guide to the Dynastidae Families of the South of South America

Field / Identification GuideWorld / Checklist

By: Esteban I Abadie(Author), Paschoal Coelho Grossi(Author), Pablo S Wagner(Author)

119 pages, 40 plates with colour photos

Abadie et al. (privately published)

Paperback | Jan 2008 | #235683 | ISBN-13: 9789870547518
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About this book

Language: English

Compilation of illustrations of the beetle family Dynastidae (rhinoceros beetles) from South America enabling easy identification of the 180 species covered. A total of 330 specimens is illustrated. This includes the tribes Cyclocepahlini, Agaocephalini, Pentodontini, Oryctini, Dynastini, and Phieurini. A checklist of all known species from the area is included.


Introduction / by Paschoal Coelho Grossi
Host plants

Taxonomic index species
Appendix 1: List of not illustrated species
Appendix 2: List of not illustrated genera
Appendix 3: Paper about Colacus endroeidii female

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