Macroderes amplior Frolov et Scholtz

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




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.