The genus Eucatops Portevin, 1903 was previously known by 20 described species, all from South America. In this paper we describe 13 new species from Costa Rica, all in the subgenus Eucatops: Eucatops (Eucatops) andersoni sp. nov.; E. (E.) antennatus sp. nov.; E. (E.) apterus sp. nov.; E. (E.) dentatus sp. nov.; E. (E.) femoratus sp. nov.; E. (E.) globosus sp. nov.; E. (E.) magnus sp. nov.; E. (E.) minutus sp. nov.; E. (E.) montanus sp. nov.; E. (E.) osa sp. nov.; E. (E.) paramontanus sp. nov.; E. (E.) solisi sp. nov.; and E. (E.) tenuisaccus sp. nov. Some of the species are also reported from neighboring Nicaragua or Panama.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.4039/n05-010
Journal Canadian Entomologist
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Peck, S, & Cook, J. (Joyce). (2005). The genus Eucatops of Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Leiodidae, Cholevinae, Eucatopini). Canadian Entomologist, 137(3), 283–303. doi:10.4039/n05-010