Frolov, A.V. 2002. A new Aphodius Illiger from China (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). Coleopterists Bulletin, 55(4): 444-446.

A new Aphodius Illiger from China (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)

A.V. Frolov

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, 199034 Russia

Abstract

Aphodius (Bodiluskaznakovi Frolov, new species, from Central China (Qinghai Province) is described and illustrated. The new species is compared with closely related A. (B.) sordescens Harold.