Lanurgus rhusi Schedl, 1962

Jordal, Bjarte H., 2021, The mainly South African genus Lanurgus revised (Coleoptera, Scolytinae), Zootaxa 5027 (1), pp. 87-106: 100

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Lanurgus rhusi Schedl, 1962


Lanurgus rhusi Schedl, 1962  

( Figs 39, 42, 45 View FIGURES 39–47 )

Traglostus spatulatus Schedl, 1982   (syn. by Beaver 2011)

Type material. Female paratype: [ South Africa] Bronkhorstfontein, S.A. Hepburn, 20.11.59, Acx 1117 [ NHMW]   .

Diagnosis, female. Length 2.0 mm, 2.6 × as long as wide, colour black. Scapus with long dorsal spike, with broad tuft of long golden setae; pedicel narrow and almost as long as scapus; antennal club with one procurved and a second slightly bisinuate suture; elytral interstriae with densely placed, broad, truncated setae in rows on disc, on declivital interstriae 3–9 moderately confused; elytral apex very broadly rounded, nearly transverse. Male not seen.

Distribution. South Africa.


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