Storey, R.I. (1986) A new flightless species of Aulacopris White from north Queensland (coleoptera : scarabaeidae : scarabaeinae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, 22 (2). pp. 197-203.
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Aulacopris mallhewsi sp. nov. is described from mountains behind Cape Tribulation in northern Queensland. Its nearest relatives are in southeastern Queensland. The species is the smallest in the genus and is flightless. Individuals engaged in ball making and ball rolling activities in the laboratory.
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|Keywords:||Queensland; Scarabaeidae; Scarabaeinae; beetles; flightless species.|
|Subjects:||Science > Zoology > Invertebrates > Insects|
|Deposited On:||09 Jul 2004|
|Last Modified:||18 Apr 2011 03:25|
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