A new species of <I>Aphodius</I> (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from Alabama pocket gopher burrows

  • Paul E. Skelley
  • Robert D. Gordon


Aphodius alabama, new species, collected in burrows of the southeastern pocket gopher Geomys pinetus Rafinesque, is described. Aphodius dyspistus Skelley & Woodruff, A. hubbelli S. & W., A. platypleurus S. & W., and A. tanytarsus S & W, collected with A. alabama, are all recorded from southeastern Alahama.