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Aphodius (Oscarinus) welderi Gordon and Skelley  - Aphodius welderi

Aphodius (Oscarinus) welderi Gordon and Skelley - Aphodius welderi
Dick Nichols District Park, Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
February 29, 2012
Aphodius (Oscarinus) welderi Gordon and Skelley
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2012

coll. at MV lights
Spmn sent to the TAMUIC

Aphodius (Oscarinus) texensis?
Those sharp clypeal teeth have me worried. Oscarinus welderi and texensis are very similar, but texensis has teeth, while welderi has angulate to rounded clypeal angles. Without going back and referencing a series of specimens, leave it here for now.

Moved
Moved from Aphodius.

Moved
Moved from Ataenius.

looks more Aphodius-ish to me

 
agreed
need to look into this - couple things come to mind

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