Malaia ritsemae (5)

Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Rutelinae
Genus: Malaia
Species:Malaia ritsemae (5) Heller, 1891
Photographed specimen:Sex = not sexed. Length = 8.2mm.
Remarks: Variation: Colour variable: Elytra can be almost completely red, black with two or one red patch each, or rarely completely black.
Identified by: Boris Bueche , 2006
Collected by: M.M. Bos, canopy knockdown fogging. 21-IV-2005. Sampling campaign - April-May 2005
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Locality: Haloda (E2), Desa Toro, Kec. Kulawi, Kab. Donggala, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia,UTM 51 S (WGS-84) X 9833613, Y 170666, Alt. 815m
Subregion: Sulawesi

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