Taxon profile


Nicrophorus vespillo (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Necrophorus bifasciatus Hausmann, 1799
Necrophorus bohemicus Roubal, 1939
Necrophorus bolsmanni Westhoff, 1881
Necrophorus cadaverinus Gravenhorst, 1807
Necrophorus curvipes Duftschmid, 1825
Necrophorus fauveli Fauconnet, 1893
Necrophorus hadenius Gistel, 1857
Necrophorus hauseri Hlisnikovský, 1932
Necrophorus minor Westhoff, 1881
Necrophorus spinipes Leach, 1815


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [186403]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Nicrophorus vespillo (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Derek S. Sikes, Ronald B. Madge & Alfred F. Newton (2002): A Catalog of the Nicrophorinae (Coleoptera : Silphidae) of the World [], Magnolia Press [as Nicrophorus vespillo (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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