Entomological Review

, Volume 97, Issue 2, pp 247–250 | Cite as

A new genus and a new species of the weevil subfamily Hyperinae (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from Western Tien Shan, Uzbekistan



A new monotypical genus Basilypera gen. n. with the type species B. tatyanae sp. n. is described from Angren Plateau in Western Tien Shan, Uzbekistan.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Zoological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia

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