Dicranocara tatasensis Deschodt & Scholtz, 2007

Deschodt, Christian M. & Davis, Adrian L. V., 2017, Transfer of three species of Namakwanus Scholtz & Howden to Versicorpus Deschodt, Davis & Scholtz or to Namaphilus gen. nov., with descriptions of two new species (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae), Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 7 (7), pp. 109-114 : 113

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5562912

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5557629

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C7F607-FFF8-FFC0-A593-3764EC866186

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Carolina

scientific name

Dicranocara tatasensis Deschodt & Scholtz, 2007
status

 

Dicranocara tatasensis Deschodt & Scholtz, 2007 .

Only recorded from the Tatasberg Mountains [28.323°S 17.241°E], Richtersveld National Park , South Africa, in close association with rock hyrax dung middens. Asingle female was collected live in the shade of boulders six months after the previous rains (C.M.D. pers. obs.) GoogleMaps .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Scarabaeidae

Genus

Dicranocara