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genus

Oiceoptoma Leach, 1815

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

Scientific synonyms

Isosilpha Portevin, 1920
Oeceoptoma Agassiz, 1846 (unjustified emendation) uem

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Oiceoptoma hypocrita (Portevin, 1903)
species Oiceoptoma inaequale (Fabricius, 1781) - Ridged Carrion Beetle

Oiceoptoma inaequale - Ridged Carrion Beetle

species Oiceoptoma nakabayashii (Miwa, 1937)
species Oiceoptoma nigropunctatum (Lewis, 1888)
species Oiceoptoma noveboracense (Forster, 1771) - Margined Carrion Beetle

Oiceoptoma noveboracense - Margined Carrion Beetle

species Oiceoptoma picescens (Fairmaire, 1894)
species Oiceoptoma rugulosum (Portevin, 1903)
species Oiceoptoma subrufum (Lewis, 1888)
species Oiceoptoma thoracicum (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-breasted Carrion Beetle

Oiceoptoma thoracicum - Red-breasted Carrion Beetle


Data source info

Revision of Palaearctic and Oriental Oiceoptoma (Coleoptera: Silphidae)- Jan RŮŽIČKA, Jiří HÁVA & Jan SCHNEIDER
http://fle.czu.cz/~ruzickajan/pdf/Ruzicka_etal2004Acta%20SocZoolBohem_Oiceoptoma.pdf
[Data retrieved on: 04 August 2008]

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Explanations

uem unjustified emendation - proposed alternative spelling of scientific name when not justified by international code of nomenclature.