Description of a New Species of Panotrogus Reitter, 1902 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae) from Uttarakhand, India

Authors

  • Mayank Kumar G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8715-3709
  • Ajay Kumar Pandey Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture, G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand
  • Denis Keith Chartes 28000, France https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2554-4325

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.51963/jers.v26i1.2563

Abstract

Panotrogus Reitter, 1902 is genus of the Melolonthinae tribe Rhizotrogini (Scarabaeidae) that currently contains 21 species and 2 subspecies, of which 14 species have been recorded from Himalaya region of India. A new species Panotrogus jagbiri Kumar, Pandey & Keith, sp. nov. is described from Uttarakhand, India and illustrated. A key to Indian Panotrogus species has been prepared.

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27.03.2024

How to Cite

Kumar, M., Pandey, A. K., & Keith, D. (2024). Description of a New Species of Panotrogus Reitter, 1902 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae) from Uttarakhand, India. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 26(1), 123–128. https://doi.org/10.51963/jers.v26i1.2563

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Journal of the Entomological Research Society