Taxon profile


Dark Mealworm
Tenebrio obscurus Fabricius, 1792

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Tenebrionidae - darkling beetles »  genus Tenebrio »  subgenus Tenebrio

Other names

= Mini Mealworms


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Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tenebrio obscurus Fabricius, 1792]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [281935]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Tenebrio obscurus Fabricius, 1792]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Tenebrio obscurus]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Tenebrio_obscurus]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Tenebrio obscurus Fabricius]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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