Macroderes endroedyi Frolov et Scholtz, 2005

 

Diagnosis. This species is very similar to M. namakwanus sp. n. but can be separated from it in having base of pronotum with sparser, somewhat irregular punctures, with more or less distinct tubercles in-between, elytral intervals more shagreened, with small shiny tubercles, and more curved basal part of internal sac sclerite. Body length 11.5 mm, width 8.0 mm.

Macroderes endroedyi Frolov et Scholtz, habitus

Macroderes  endroedyi 

 

 

Distribution. Macroderes endroedyi is known from Western Cape Sandveld area.

Macroderes cornutus Frolov et Scholtz, locality map

Macroderes endroedyi, 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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