Namakwanus scholtzi, Deschodt & Davis, 2017

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 : 114

publication ID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5557637

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C7F607-FFF9-FFC1-A7BB-330BEEAA6590

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Namakwanus scholtzi
status

 

Namakwanus scholtzi spec. nov.

Known only from a single specimen collected in 1959, most probably from the Kuiseb River Canyon near Barrowberg Mountain [23.658°S 15.477°E] close to Gobabeb in the central Namib Desert GoogleMaps .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Scarabaeidae

Genus

Namakwanus