Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Scarabaeidae
    • Scarabeidae
    • Scarabidae
  • English
    • Scarabs
    • Dung beetles
    • Scarab beetles
    • Scarab Beetle
    • Chafer
    • Dung Beetle
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 金龜子科
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos
  • German
    • Mistkäfer
    • Blatthornkäfer

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Recent observations

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What

Fruit Chafers Subfamily Cetoniinae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 22, 2011 06:55 PM CEST

Description

unknown species, feel free to comment.

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Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Mission Bay, Kepa Bush Reserve.

Habitat: Pitfall traps. Collected by G. Hall. Set for about 1 week.

Identification: Saphobius inflatipes Broun, 1893. 2 males, 1 female. Identified by S. E. Thorpe.

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What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

lg_price

Date

March 27, 2015 01:43 PM CDT

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jingram0

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March 21, 2015 12:52 PM CDT

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timbir5

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March 22, 2015 01:49 PM CDT

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atur

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May 18, 2014 07:45 PM CEST

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June 6, 2014 03:05 PM CEST

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atur

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July 6, 2013 08:22 AM CEST

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August 16, 2013 09:04 PM CEST

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atur

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June 7, 2014 10:27 PM CEST

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atur

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May 5, 2013 02:29 PM CEST

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atur

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April 17, 2014 09:57 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

The family Scarabaeidae as currently defined consists of over 30,000 species of beetles worldwide. The species in this large family are often called scarabs or scarab beetles. The classification of this family is fairly unstable, with numerous competing theories, and new proposals appearing quite often. It is probable that many of the subfamilies listed here will not be recognized very much longer, as they will likely be reduced in status below subfamily rank, or elevated to...

No range data available.