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*Goliathus goliatus* Drury, 1770. Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae, Coleoptera. M Holotype

River Gaboon (sic), [Gabon] This specimen, the first to become available for any European collection, was found floating off the mouth of the River Gabon in Africa by the captain of a merchant ship in 1766. It was brought back to England by a naval surgeon from whom Hunter bought it. It was borrowed for illustrating by Emanuel da Costa who fell into dept and sold the plate (engraved from Moses Har…