Taxon profile


fruit and flower chafers
Cetoniinae Leach, 1815

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

Scientific synonyms

incl. Goliathinae
Cetonida Leach, 1815

Other names

= flower beetles
= flower scarabs

Temporal range:Tertiary > Neogene > Miocene > Middle Miocene – recent


Functions restricted to taxon Cetoniinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

tribus Cetoniini Leach, 1815
tribus Cremastocheilini Burmeister & Schaum, 1841
tribus Diplognathini Burmeister, 1842
tribus Goliathini Latreille, 1829
tribus Gymnetini Kirby, 1827
tribus Phaedimini Schoch, 1894
tribus Schizorhinini Burmeister, 1842
tribus Stenotarsiini Kraatz, 1880
tribus Taenioderini Mikšić, 1976
tribus Trichiini Fleming, 1821
Tertiary: Middle Miocene – recent
tribus Valgini Mulsant, 1842
tribus Xiphoscelidini Burmeister, 1842

Links and literature

EN Bouchard et al. (2011): Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta), ZooKeys 88: 1–972. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.88.807 [as Cetoniinae Leach, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 19 November 2019

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