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Anomala Samouelle, 1819 (Rutelinae: Scarabaeidae) of Buxa Tiger Reserve, Dooars, West Bengal, India. Part – II

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In continuation to Part-I of the discourse, detailed taxonomic account of the remaining 10 species of Anomala Samouelle, 1819 out of the total 20 species recorded from Buxa Tiger Reserve is presented herewith. An identification key of all the species dealt in both Part I & Part II is provided in Part-I. Each of the 10 species dealt in this paper is redescribed, illustrated and supplemented by digital images. A note on the distribution of the recorded taxa is also provided.
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  • Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal, PIN – 741235, India
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  • Department of Zoology, Barasat Govt. College, 10 K.N.C Road, Barasat (N 24 Parganas), Kolkata - 700124, West Bengal, India
  • Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, IRDM Faculty Centre, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Narendrapur, Kolkata - 700103, West Bengal, India
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