Accepted scientific name:
Onthophagus similis (Scriba, 1790) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Onthophagus similis (Scriba, 1790)
Onthophagus fracticornis Delabie, 1956 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Onthophagus fracticornis Delabie, 1956
Onthophagus opacicollis Pierotti, 1959 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Onthophagus opacicollis Pierotti, 1959
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Hoornmestkever Flemish Belgium Click here to show the literature
Animalia CoL
Phylum Arthropoda CoL
Class Insecta CoL
Order Coleoptera CoL
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea Scarabs
Family Scarabaeidae Scarabs
Genus Onthophagus Scarabs
Distribution: Palaearctic(Europe, Slovenia, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia)
Lifezones: -
Additional data: -
Source database: Scarabs, Jan 2014   99%
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Schoolmeesters P., Mar-2014
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