Scavenger Scarab Beetles

Hybosoridae

Summary 3

Hybosoridae, sometimes known as the scavenger scarab beetles, is a family of scarabaeiform beetles. The 210 species in 33 genera occur widely in the tropics, but little is known of their biology.

SoCal Status 4

Only two Known Species per The California Beetle Database .
Hybosorus illigeri
Pachyplectrus laevis

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  1. (c) Udo Schmidt, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/coleoptera-us/2966310437/
  2. (c) Udo Schmidt, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/coleoptera-us/6082081333/
  3. Adapted by BJ Stacey from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hybosoridae
  4. (c) BJ Stacey, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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