Taxon profile


Redlegged Ham Beetle
Necrobia rufipes (De Geer, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Cleridae - checkered beetles »  genus Necrobia

Scientific synonyms

Clerus rufipes De Geer, 1775
Corynetes flavipes Klug, 1842
Corynetes glabra Jurin apud Champollion, 1814
Corynetes reticulata Klug, 1842
Necrobia amethystina Stephens, 1832
Necrobia aspera Walker, 1858
Necrobia cupreonitens Lauffer, 1905
Necrobia foveicollis Schenkling, 1900
Necrobia mumiarum Hope, 1834
Necrobia pilifera Reitter, 1894

Other names

= Red-legged Ham Beetle


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [187067]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Necrobia rufipes (De Geer, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Necrobia rufipes]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Necrobia_rufipes]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Necrobia rufipes De Geer, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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