Aegidiellus alatus (Castelnau)
Original description: Frolov et al., 2017
Type locality: Brazil.
Type depository: OUMNH.
Diagnosis. Aegidiellus alatus is most similar to Ae. zezaoi sp. n. but can be separated from it by the parameres less tapering apically and with wider apices; dorsal side of parameres straight to slightly sinuate in lateral view.
Distribution. The species is known from a number of localities spanning from Ponta da Trindade in the south to Salvador in the north. Most of the localities are situated in coastal areas.
Frolov AV, Akhmetova LA, Vaz-de-Mello FZ. 2017. Revision of the Neotropical scarab beetle genus Aegidiellus Paulian (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Orphninae) with description of two new species. Journal of Natural History. 51: 1767–1779.