Museum Bulletins

Volume 27

The Dynastine Scarab Beetles of Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize
(Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae)

Volume: 27
Author(s): Brett C. Ratcliffe, Ronald D. Cave, and Enio B. Cano. 2013. 666 pages, hard cover, all color.
Price: $75.00 plus shipping, and sales tax where applicable

Abstract

The 198 species of dynastine scarab beetles that occur in Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize are comprehensively reviewed. Keys in English and Spanish, descriptions, geographic and temporal distributions, notes on natural history, 885 numbered illustrations, numerous other illustrations, and maps are provided for all species. Also included are synopses of the habitats in each of the three countries and higher-level taxa, a tabular review of all the Dynastinae occurring in Mesoamerica, a glossary, a species checklist, and extensive references. The book is hard bound and all in color.