Museum, University of Nebraska State


Date of this Version

February 1976


Published in THE COLEOPTERISTS BULLETIN 30(3), 1976. Copyright © 1976 by Brett C. Ratcliffe. Used by permission.


Euphoriaspis hirtipes (Horn) is a myrmecophilous scarab that occurs only in portions of the prairie region of the central United States. The immature stages are passed within the thatch nests of the genus Formica. The eggs remain unknown, but the third instar larva and the pupa are described and illustrated.

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