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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Observer

sindic

Date

June 6, 2007

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What

Dung Beetle Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

mell9982

Date

January 5, 2015

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csavy

Date

June 6, 2014

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markg

Date

May 18, 2009

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nicoolejnik

Date

April 11, 2009

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What

Mediterranean Spotted Chafer Oxythyrea funesta

Observer

liesvanrompaey

Date

February 24, 2015

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What

Dung Beetles Subfamily Scarabaeinae

Observer

pacof

Date

February 23, 2015

Description

En club Britania Mazatlán

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What

Oriental Beetle Exomala orientalis

Observer

khimmler

Date

June 28, 2014

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What

Rhinoceros Beetles Subfamily Dynastinae

Observer

boshea

Date

July 2, 2014 09:46 AM EDT

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What

Asiatic Garden Beetle Maladera castanea

Observer

khimmler

Date

June 29, 2014

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Observer

sindic

Date

August 1, 2009

Place

Moiola CN (Google, OSM)

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Observer

sindic

Date

July 15, 2009
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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...

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