A new species of Coprophanaeus Olsoufieff (Coleoptera : Scarabaeidae) from Bolivia

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2008
Authors:W. D. Edmonds
Date Published:Mar
Type of Article:Article
ISBN Number:1175-5326
Keywords:dung beetles, Phanaeini, Scarabaeinae, South America, taxonomy

Coprophanaeus caroliae Edmonds, new species, is described. This species occurs in the cloud forests (yungas) of the department of Cochabamba in central Bolivia. It is illustrated and compared with the similar species Coprophanaeus ignecinctus (Felsche) and Coprophanaeus ohausi (Felsche).

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