Macroderes amplior Frolov et Scholtz, 2005

 

Diagnosis. This species is similar to M. mutilans but can be separated from it in having surface of elytral intervals somewhat undulate and sclerite of internal sac of aedeagus with very long medial process. Body length: 10.0-13.0 mm.

Macroderes amplior Frolov et Scholtz, habitus

Macroderes amplior

 

Distribution. Macroderes amplior is known from a few localities in the central Namaqualand, South Africa

Macroderes amplior Frolov et Scholtz, locality map

 

Macroderes amplior, locality map

 

 

References.

Frolov, A. V. & Scholtz, C. H. 2005. Revision of the southern African genus Macroderes Westwood (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (N. S.), 40(3-4): 371-391.

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