Aegidium parvulus Westwood


Original description: Westwood, 1846.

Type locality: Guadeloupe.

Type depository: Hope Entomological Collections, University Museum, Oxford, U.K.

Diagnosis. Aegidium parvulus is similar to Ae. dominicense but differs in the shape of the parameres.

Distribution. Guadeloupe.


Rojkoff S., Frolov A.V. 2017. Révision du genre Aegidium Westwood, 1845 des Antilles (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Orphninae, Aegidiini). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France. 52:354–368

Westwood J.O. 1845. On the lamellicorn beetles which possess exserted mandibles and labrum, and 10-jointed antennae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 4:155–180.

Aegidium parvulus 

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