Frolov, A.V. 1995. On the larval morphology of two species of Aphodius (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). Entomological Review, 74(2): 34-41.

On the larval morphology of two species of Aphodius (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)

A.V. Frolov

Department of Zoology, Byelorussian State University, prosp. Skoryny 4, 220050 Minsk, Byelorussia.

Abstract. The principal morphological features of the third instar of Aphodius rectus Motschulsky and A. erraticus Linnaeus are described. These features are the structure and chaetome of the epicranium, structure of mouthparts, and setation of the anal stemite.