To the knowledge on Metapocyrtus Heller, 1912 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Pachyrhynchini) species from Sibuyan Island, with description of new species.

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Anita Rukmane-Bārbale

Keywords : Coleoptera, Curculuonidae, Pachyrhynchini, Metapocyrtus, taxonomy, Philippines, fauna, Sibuyan Island

One new species of the tribe Pachyrhynchini of the genus Metapocyrtus Heller, 1912 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Pachyrhynchini) from the Sibuyan Island, Romblon, Philippines is described and illustrated: M. romblonensis sp. nov. Fauna and photographs of Metapocyrtus Heller, 1912 from Sibuyan Island is presented.

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