Taxon profile


Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Scarabaeidae - scarabs »  tribus Scarabaeini

Scientific synonyms

Actinophorus Creutzer, 1799
Ateuchus Fabricius, 1801
Madateuchus Paulian, 1953
Sebasteos Westwood, 1847

Type taxon:Scarabaeus sacer Linnaeus, 1758
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Included taxa

Number of records: 10

subgenus Ateuchetus Bedel, 1892
subgenus Escarabaeus Zídek & Pokorny, 2011
subgenus Kheper Janssens, 1940
subgenus Mnematidium Ritsema, 1888
subgenus Pachysoma MacLeay, 1821
subgenus Scarabaeolus Balthasar, 1965
subgenus Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758
species Scarabaeus rugosus Hausmann, 1807
species Scarabaeus rusticus Boheman, 1857
species Scarabaeus scholtzi Mostert & Holm, 1982

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