Taxon profile


Great Diving Beetle
Dytiscus marginalis Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Dytiscidae - predacious diving beetles »  genus Dytiscus

Scientific synonyms

Dyticus marginalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Dytiscus circumductus Serville, 1830
Dytiscus marginalis f. semicostata Reineck, 1921
Dytiscus submarginalis Stephens, 1820
Dytiscus totomarginalis DeGeer, 1774

Type taxon of:Dytiscus Linnaeus, 1758 (Dytiscus marginalis Linnaeus, 1758), Macrodytes Thomson, 1860 (Dytiscus marginalis Linnaeus, 1758)
Temporal range:Upper Pleistocene - recent


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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Dytiscus marginalis czerskii Zaistsev, 1953
subspecies Dytiscus marginalis marginalis Linnaeus, 1758

Dytiscus marginalis marginalis

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