Digitonthophagus gazella

Génier, François & Moretto, Philippe, 2017, Digitonthophagus Balthasar, 1959: taxonomy, systematics, and morphological phylogeny of the genus revealing an African species complex (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae), Zootaxa 4248 (1), pp. 1-110 : 74

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https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.439444

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Digitonthophagus gazella


Digitonthophagus gazella species group

7. Digitonthophagus biflagellatus Génier , new species

Distribution: Burundi, D.R. Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

8. Digitonthophagus gazella (Fabricius, 1787) , conservation of name in prevailing usage Scarabaeus dorcas Olivier, 1789 , proposed new synonymy

Distribution: Angola, Botswana. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe; Introduced worldwide in tropical, subtropical, and southern temperate pastures (including the Comoros Islands, Mayotte, and Madagascar)

9. Digitonthophagus petilus Génier , new species

Distribution: Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Sudan, Uganda

10. Digitonthophagus viridicollis Génier , new species

Distribution: Angola, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia