Zootaxa 2021 Apr 19;4963(2):zootaxa.4963.2.7. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Department of Life Sciences, Natural History Museum, SW7 5BD, London, United Kingdom Institute of Biology, University of Latvia, O. Vācieša iela 4, LV-1004, Rīga, Latvia Institute of Life Sciences and Technology, Daugavpils University, Vienîbas iela 13, LV-5401, Daugavpils, Latvia.
The Aderidae (Coleoptera: Tenebrionoidea) of Cabo Verde (or Cape Verde in English transcription) Archipelago in the Central Atlantic Ocean is revised based on an examination of types and additional material. Four species are confirmed for the archipelago, three of the genus Cobososia Collado et Alonso-Zarazaga, 1996 and one of the genus Aderus Stephens, 1829. We also propose to transfer Anthicus reductus Wollaston, 1867 (Anthicidae: Anthicinae: Anthicini) to the genus Cobososia (Aderidae), as Cobososia reducta (Wollaston, 1867) comb. Read More