Taxonavigation: Scarabaeoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Melolonthinae
Tribus: Lichniini
Genus: Lichnia
Synonym: Dasychaeta


  • Dasychaeta Erichson, 1847
    • Authority for current placement: Hawkins, 2006: 16 ('new synonymy')
      • undisputed by all subsequent authorities


Primary referencesEdit

  • Erichson 1847: Arch. Naturgesch., 13 (1), 104; 1847, Nat. Ins. Dtschl., Col. (1) 3, 718.

Additional referencesEdit

  • Hawkins, S.J. 2006: A revision of the Chilean tribe Lichniini Burmeister, 1844 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae). Zootaxa, 1266: 1–63. Abstract & excerpt PDF