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ISRN Entomology
Volume 2013, Article ID 737193, 8 pages
Research Article

Exploring Flat Faced Longhorn Beetles (Cerambycidae: Lamiinae) from the Reserve Forests of Dooars, West Bengal, India

1Department of Zoology, Darjeeling Government College, Government of West Bengal, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101, India
2Gazi Üniversitesi, Fen-Edebiyat Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bölümü, 06500 Ankara, Turkey
3Department of Zoology, Sreegopal Banerjee College, Mogra, Hooghly, West Bengal 712148, India
4Entomology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Calcutta, 35 Ballygunge Circular Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019, India

Received 25 June 2013; Accepted 7 August 2013

Academic Editors: Y. Fan and P. Simões

Copyright © 2013 Sumana Saha et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


The present study deals with 29 lamiid species under 21 genera of Dooars, West Bengal, India. These include 4 newly recorded species, namely, Macrochenus isabellinus Aurivillius, Aesopida malasiaca Thomson, Pterolophia (Hylobrotus) lateralis Gahan and Nupserha quadrioculata (Thunberg) from India while 16 others (marked by ●) from the state.