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Length:7.0 mm. Width:3.5mm. Head: Surface weakly tuberculate, shiny, punctate; punctures moderate, setose. Frons unarmed but with 2 indistinct tumosities. Clypeus broadly rounded, narrow, short (length equal to 1/4 width), margin thickened, produced anteriorly, as long as remainder of clypeus. Labrum emarginate. Mandibles rounded externally. Mentum deeply furrowed, produced downward laterally. Pronotum: Form convex. Surface with weakly tuberculate, setose punctures mixed with glabrous punctures; punctures moderate in size. Elytra: Setae of interstrial tubercles moderately long, erect, somewhat abraded. Legs: Protibia with apical spur weakly curved; internal apical tooth absent. Metatrochanter simple. Metafemur with posterior margin simple. Metatibia slender, (~5× longer than wide) gradually widening to apex. Metatarsomere 1 subrectangular (not cylindrical), greatly enlarged (longer than greatest width of metatibiae), weakly curved. Abdomen: Stridulatory peg present.  Description, allotype female. Length:6.0 mm. Width:3.0 mm. Differs from male holotype in the following external characters: Head: Clypeus longer (length equal to 1/2 width); anterior margin not produced anteriorly. Elytra: Setae more abraded.  Description, paratypes (n=2). Length:5.8–6.6 mm. Width:3.1–3.3 mm. Not differing significantly from the holotype except with dorsal vestiture less abraded.


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