Taxon profile


Nicrophorinae Kirby, 1837

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

Temporal range:Upper Oligocene - recent
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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

genus Palaeosilpha Flach, 1890
genus Nicrophorus Fabricius, 1775 - sexton beetles
genus Eonecrophorus Kurosawa, 1985
genus Ptomascopus Kraatz, 1876

Data source info

Derek S. Sikes, Ronald B. Madge & Alfred F. Newton (2002): A Catalog of the Nicrophorinae (Coleoptera : Silphidae) of the World [], Magnolia Press
[Data retrieved on: 05 August 2008]

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extinct taxon