Taxon profile


Heteronychus arator (Fabricius, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Scarabaeidae - scarabs »  genus Heteronychus »  subgenus Heteronychus

Scientific synonyms

Heteronychus sanctaehelenae australis Endrodi, 1961
Heteronychus arator indenticulatus Endrödi, 1974
Heteronychus sanctaehelenae Blanchard, 1853


Heteronychus arator

Author: S. E. Thorpe

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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Heteronychus arator arator (Fabricius, 1775)
subspecies Heteronychus arator borealis Endrödi, 1961
subspecies Heteronychus arator centralis Endrödi, 1960
subspecies Heteronychus arator clypealis Fairmaire, 1893
subspecies Heteronychus arator occidentalis Endrödi, 1961
subspecies Heteronychus arator rugifrons Fairmaire, 1871

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Heteronychus_arator]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Heteronychus arator (Fabricius)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Heteronychus arator (Fabricius, 1775)]

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