Mycotrupes

TaxonavigationEdit

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: Geotrupidae
Subfamilia: Geotrupinae
Tribus: Lethrini
Genus: Mycotrupes
Species (5): M. cartwrighti – M. gaigei – M. lethroides – M. pedester – M. retusus

NameEdit

Mycotrupes Leconte, 1866: Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad., 1866, 382.

  • Type species:

ReferencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Olson, A.L.; Hubbell, T.H.; Howden, H.F. 1954: The burrowing beetles of the genus Mycotrupes (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Geotrupinae). Miscellaneous publications, (84) Handle Reference page

LinksEdit

  • Schoolmeesters, P. 2017. Scarabs: World Scarabaeidae Database (version Jul 2016). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. 2017. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 30th January 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858. Reference page.  [accessed on April 24, 2017]