A new species-group of the genus Anthaxia (Haplanthaxia) from south-eastern Asia, with descriptions of two new species (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Anthaxiini)
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 57(1): 145-152, 2017
Abstract: Two new species of the genus Anthaxia Eschscholtz, 1829 are described: A.
(Haplanthaxia) phobos sp. nov. (Thailand) and A. (H.) deimos sp. nov. (China,
Laos, Thailand). Anthaxia (H.) phobos species-group is defined and a review of
all the currently defined species-groups in the subgenus Haplanthaxia Reitter,
1911 is provided. New species are illustrated and the newly defined
species-group is differentiated from previously defined groups.
Key words: Coleoptera, Buprestidae, Anthaxiini, taxonomy, Anthaxia, Haplanthaxia, A. phobos species-group, new species, China, Laos, Thailand