Taxon profile


Common Dor Beetle
Geotrupes stercorarius (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Geotrupidae - earth-boring dung beetles »  genus Geotrupes »  subgenus Geotrupes

Scientific synonyms

Geotrupes bannani Bromfield, 1834
Geotrupes chalybaeus Mulsant, 1842
Geotrupes exaratus Mulsant, 1842
Geotrupes fimicola Mulsant & Godart, 1855
Geotrupes intermedius Ferrari, 1852
Geotrupes juvencus Mulsant, 1842
Geotrupes punstatostriatus Stephens, 1830
Geotrupes putridarius Erichson, 1847
Geotrupes subrugulosus Mulsant, 1842
Geotrupes subviolaceus Mulsant, 1842



Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [188497]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Geotrupes stercorarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Juřena D, Týr V. (2008): Checklist of Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera) of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Klapalekiana, 44 (Suppl.): 3-15 [as Geotrupes stercorarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 25 June 2016

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