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Necrophilus hydrophiloides


Taxonavigation: Staphylinoidea 

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

Familia: Agyrtidae
Subfamilia: Necrophilinae
Genus: Necrophilus
Species: N. hydrophiloides – N. nomurai – N. pettitii – N. roderi – N. rupinensis – N. sichuanensis – N. subterraneus

[sources: Newton (1997: 148), Růžička & Pütz (2009)]






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  • Nikolajev, G.V. 2003: A new Necrophilus Latr. species (Coleoptera, Agyrtidae) from Asia. Tethys entomological research, 8: 149–150. [not seen]
  • Růžička, J.; Pütz, A. 2009: New species and new records of Agyrtidae (Coleoptera) from China, India, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 49: 631–650. Abstract PDF
  • Schawaller, W. 1978: Eine neue Gattung und Art, Pseudosilpha n. gen. roderi n. sp., aus dem Bhutan-Himalaya. Coleoptera, Silphidae, Pterolomini. Entomologica basiliensia, 3: 103–108.
  • Schawaller, W. 1986: Die Gattung Necrophilus Latreille 1829 im Himalaya (Insecta: Coleoptera: Agyrtidae) [The genus Necrophilus Latreille 1829 from Himalaya (Insecta: Coleoptera: Agyrtidae)]. Senckenbergiana biologica, 66: 311–319.
  • Shibata, T. 1969: Some reports on the burying beetles from Japan. I. (Col., Silphidae). Entomological review of Japan, 21 (2): 47–54.
  • Zhou, H.-z.; Yu, X.-d.; Luo, T.-h. 2005: Discovery of the subfamily Necrophilinae (Coleoptera: Agyrtidae) in China and description of a new species of Necrophilus Latreille. Coleopterists bulletin, 59: 62–69. DOI: 10.1649/693
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