New Records of the Giant Dung Beetle Genus Heliocopris Hope, 1837 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeinae)

  • Fabio Cianferoni
  • Filippo Ceccolini

Abstract

Some new country records of dung beetles belonging to the genus Heliocopris Hope, 1837 are given: H. marshalli PĂ©ringuey, 1901 is recorded for the first time for Zambia; H. hamadryas (Fabricius, 1775) is recorded for the first time for the Lubombo region (Swaziland); the first exact locality for Gabon is reported for H. haroldi Kolbe, 1893; finally the occurrence of H. antenor (Olivier, 1789) is confirmed for Uganda.

Published
2020-07-24
How to Cite
Cianferoni, F., & Ceccolini, F. (2020). New Records of the Giant Dung Beetle Genus Heliocopris Hope, 1837 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeinae). Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 22(2), 125-129. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1753
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society