The colour pattern is variable, mostly zigzag lined or streaked in reddish-brown on a cream ground. Often the cream areas resolve into subsutural, peripheral, and basal intermittent zones. The interior of the aperture is iridescent.
The maximum shell height is 8.5 mm, and width 8.5 mm.
Description of a New Species of Ataenius Harold, 1867 of the "A. Aequalis-Platensis" Group (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae: Eupariini) from Mexico
Dec 01, 2012; The group of species "Ataenius aequalis-platensis" was defined by Stebnicka (2005, 2007) and comprises 27 species (Table 1). The...