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Species Onitis alexis

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Scarabaeinae (Dung Beetles)
Genus Onitis
Species alexis (Onitis alexis)
Other Common Names
Bronze Dung Beetle
Explanation of Names
Onitis alexis Klug, 1835
Remarks
From Africa and Southern Europe. Introduced intentionally in this country.
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