Digitonthophagus catta

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: 24

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

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Digitonthophagus catta
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Digitonthophagus catta   species group

Diagnosis. Pronotal punctures scattered and small on posterior half ( Figs. 58 View FIGURES 55 – 62 , 93); surface behind anterior pronotal angles concave; male with two erected cephalic horns ( Figs. 30 View FIGURES 23 – 30. 23, 25, 27, 29 , 32 View FIGURES 31 – 38. 31, 33, 35, 37 ); females with anterior pronotal tubercles well developed and deeply obliquely concave (Figs. 94, 96); subapicodorsal lobe of FLP sclerite enlarged and sclerotized ( Figs. 144 View FIGURES 135 – 146 , 147 View FIGURES 147 – 158 ); FLP left surface with a conspicuous apophysis ( Figs. 144 View FIGURES 135 – 146 , 147 View FIGURES 147 – 158 ).