Avances en la taxonomía de los Anomalini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae) de Costa Rica

Valentina Filippini

Resumen

Se dan a conocer los principales resultados de los recientes estudios sobre la taxonomía y biodiversidad de los Anomalini de Costa Rica. Se discute además el problema actual del “impedimento taxonómico” y la relevancia de la Taxonomía como disciplina biológica.


Palabras clave

Anomalini; Costa Rica; Taxonomía; Impedimento taxonómico

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14198/cdbio.2017.52.02