Taxon profile


Thanatophilus sinuatus (Fabricius, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Silphidae - carrion beetles »  genus Thanatophilus

Scientific synonyms

Silpha appendiculata Fuessly, 1775
Silpha erythrura Semenov-Tian-Shanskiy, 1891
Silpha pellaeocephala Bergsträsser, 1778
Silpha unicostata Laporte de Castelnau, 1832
Thanatophilus auripilosus Portevin, 1905
Thanatophilus sinuatus cypriotus Portevin, 1943
Thanatophilus sinuatus var. cyanescens Portevin, 1943
Thanatophilus sinuatus var. obscurior Portevin, 1926
Thanatophilus sinuatus var. scutellatus Portevin, 1926


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [186478]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Thanatophilus sinuatus (Fabricius, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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