Taxonomic history

Cyclorhipidion muticum Smith, Beaver & Cognato 2020 (in Smith et al. 2020b): 191.


4.0 mm long (n = 3); 2.67 times as long as wide. This species can be distinguished by the large size; elytral declivity obliquely truncate, strongly shagreened and dull; pronotum longer than wide subquadrate from dorsal view (type 3); and declivital interstrial punctures replaced by a single row of tubercles.

May be confused with

Cyclorhipidion amasoides, C. amputatum, C. circumcisum, C. trucaudinum, and C. umbratum, all of which are large and have an obliquely truncate or truncate declivity


India (Arunachal Pradesh)

Host plants

unknown (Smith et al. 2020b)

DNA data

specimens not available for sequencing