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Eucalandra Faust, 1899

Diagnosis: Small to moderately large, 8-10 mm in total body length; elongate-narrow in form, uniformly black; antennal funicle of 6 articles, apex extended beyond posterior margin of eye; rostrum cylindrical, straight; anterior margin of pronotum straight behind eye; pronotal disk and elytra lacking setose nodules, intervals punctate and slightly convex, smooth; tarsus of 5 articles, but article 4 small, located at very base of article 3, article 3 very slightly wider than 2 and not distinctly bilobed ventrally; front coxae separated; pygydium exposed beyond elytra; metepisternum narrow, length 3 or more times width; scutellum rhomboidal or subcircular, widest at middle.

Natural history: No significant information.

Diversity: This genus contains only Eucalandra setulosa (Gyllenhal).

Eucalandra setulosa (Gyllenhal)

Distribution: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Panama; also in South America.

Natural history: No significant information.


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