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

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:71F0AC03-C1FB-40AB-8532-99A638FC91E9

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3508944

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3D5987B7-0736-FFDA-FF17-A19A0462FAB2

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scientific name

Digitonthophagus gazella
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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