Synonymical notes on the genus Sybrinus from Socotra Island (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae)
Hájek Jiří, Kabátek Petr
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52(supplementum 2): 365-372, 2012
Abstract: Based on study of type material, the following new synonymies in the genus
Sybrinus Gahan, 1900 are proposed: Sybrinus simonyi Gahan, 1903 = S.
sokotrensis Jiroux, Sudre & Téocchi, 2004, syn. nov., and S. x-ornatus
Téocchi, Jiroux & Sudre, 2007 = S. kabateki Téocchi, Jiroux & Sudre,
2007, syn. nov. A lectotype is designated for S. commixtus Gahan, 1900. All
three currently known Socotran species of Sybrinus are illustrated and their
host plants are mentioned. A checklist of the genus Sybrinus is provided.
Key words: Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Sybrinus, new synonymy, host plants, Yemen, Socotra