A new species of Onitis Fabricius, 1798 from south-eastern Africa (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeinae, Onitini)

Zookeys. 2019 Dec 31:900:23-29. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.900.39284. eCollection 2019.


Onitis albertcollarti sp. nov. is described and illustrated. The new species is closely related to and occurs sympatrically with O. lycophron Klug, 1855.

Keywords: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Dung beetle; Mozambique; Onitis albertcollarti; Tanzania; Zambia; new species.