Nomenclatural changes in Chrysomelidae (Coleoptera)

Abstract : A replacement name, Sezerus nom. nov. is proposed for the preoccupied subgenus name Cryptodontus Burlini, 1969 in the leaf beetles family Chrysomelidae (Coleoptera). Also, a clarification on the validity of the generic name Dentisterna Medvedev, 1993 is presented.
Keyword : Sezerus, Cryptodontus, Cryptocephalus, Horaia, Dentisterna, homonymy, replacement name, Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae
Author(s) : Özdikmen, H.
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Published Issue : 2006 Vol. 1 Number 1

2006 Vol. 1 Number 1