Alphitobius grandis Fairmaire, 1897

Schawaller, Wolfgang & Grimm, Roland, 2014, The genus Alphitobius Stephens (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae, Alphitobiini) in Africa and adjacent islands, ZooKeys 415, pp. 169-190: 175

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Alphitobius grandis Fairmaire, 1897


Alphitobius grandis Fairmaire, 1897 


Material of this taxon is unknown to the authors. The type is said to be 9 mm long ( Fairmaire 1897), the antennae are relatively short ("assez courtes et robustes"), the anterior corners of the pronotum are rectangular ("presque droit"), and the elytra have weak striae with large punctures ("stries assez peu profondes, mais fortement ponctués”).

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