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Onthophagus (Onthophagus)  Latreille, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 926684

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Synonym(s): Chalcoderus Erichson, 1848
    Monapus Erichson, 1848
    Psilax Erichson, 1848
    Gonocyphus Lansberge, 1885
    Tauronthophagus Shipp, 1895
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderScarabeiformia Crowson, 1960  
                                        SuperfamilyScarabaeoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyScarabaeidae Latreille, 1802 – scarab beetles  
                                              SubfamilyScarabaeinae Latreille, 1802  
                                                 TribeOnthophagini Burmeister, 1846  
                                                    GenusOnthophagus Latreille, 1802  
                                                       SubgenusOnthophagus (Onthophagus) Latreille, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Species Onthophagus aciculatulus Blatchley, 1928  
                                                          Species Onthophagus alluvius Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus antivagans Howden and Génier, 2004  
                                                          Species Onthophagus arnetti Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus batesi Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus brevifrons Horn, 1881  
                                                          Species Onthophagus browni Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus canelasensis Howden and Génier, 2004  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cartwrighti Howden, 1973  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cavernicollis Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus chevrolati Harold, 1869  
                                                          Species Onthophagus coahuilae Zunino and Halffter, 1988  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cochisus Brown, 1927  
                                                          Species Onthophagus concinnus Laporte, 1840  
                                                          Species Onthophagus coproides Horn, 1881  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cribricollis Horn, 1881  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cuevensis Howden, 1973  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cyanellus Bates, 1887  
                                                          Species Onthophagus cynomysi Brown, 1927  
                                                          Species Onthophagus depressus Harold, 1871  
                                                          Species Onthophagus fuscus Boucomont, 1932  
                                                          Species Onthophagus hecate (Panzer, 1794)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus hidalgus Zunino and Halffter, 1988  
                                                          Species Onthophagus hoepfneri Harold, 1869  
                                                          Species Onthophagus incensus Say, 1835  
                                                          Species Onthophagus knausi Brown, 1927  
                                                          Species Onthophagus knulli Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus landolti Harold, 1880  
                                                          Species Onthophagus lecontei Harold, 1871  
                                                          Species Onthophagus mcclevei Howden and Génier, 2004  
                                                          Species Onthophagus medorensis Brown, 1929  
                                                          Species Onthophagus mextexus Howden and Cartwright, 1970  
                                                          Species Onthophagus nuchicornis (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus oklahomensis Brown, 1927  
                                                          Species Onthophagus orpheus (Panzer, 1794)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus pennsylvanicus Harold, 1871  
                                                          Species Onthophagus polyphemi Hubbard, 1894 – Onthophagus tortoise commensal scarab 
                                                          Species Onthophagus pseudofuscus Zunino and Halffter, 1988  
                                                          Species Onthophagus schaefferi Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus striatulus (Palisot de Beauvois, 1809)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus subaeneus (Palisot de Beauvois, 1811)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus subopacus Robinson, 1940  
                                                          Species Onthophagus subtropicus Howden and Cartwright, 1963  
                                                          Species Onthophagus taurus (Schreber, 1759)  
                                                          Species Onthophagus tuberculifrons Harold, 1871  
                                                          Species Onthophagus velutinus Horn, 1875  

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  Source: Checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of the Nearctic Realm, website (version 4)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: Smith, A.B.T. 2009. Checklist and Nomenclatural Authority File of the Scarabaeoidea of the Nearctic Realm. Version 4. Electronically published, Ottawa, Canada. 97 pp., available online at   
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