Sarophorus carinatus Frolov et Scholtz, 2003
Dagnosis. Sarophorus carinatus is similar to S. tuberculatus and S. punctatus but differs from them by having the elytra with cariniform tubercles, and a pygidium that is deeply foveate on each side of the middle carina.
Distribution. Sarophorus carinatus is known from two localities in Mpumalanga Province of South Africa.
Body length: 5.0-6.5 mm.
Frolov, A.V. 2004. New and little known species of the afrotropical dung beetle genus Sarophorus (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) and a phylogenetic analysis of the genus. Journal of Afrotropical Zoology, 1: 95-100.