Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Taxonomy
BrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData

Genus Ataenius

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 Aphodiinae - Aphodiine Dung Beetles
Tribe Eupariini
Genus Ataenius

Species abditus - Ataenius abditus
Species alternatus - Ataenius alternatus
Species carinator - Ataenius carinator
Species cognatus - Slender Dung Beetle
Species confertus - Ataenius confertus
Species desertus - Ataenius desertus
Species exiguus - Ataenius exiguus
Species fattigi - Ataenius fattigi
Species gracilis - Ataenius gracilis
Species hesperius - Ataenius hesperius
Species hirsutus - Ataenius hirsutus
Species imbricatus - Ataenius imbricatus
Species inquisitus - Ataenius inquisitus
Species insculptus - Ataenius insculptus
Species miamii - Ataenius miamii
Species ovatulus - Ataenius ovatulus
Species picinus - Ataenius picinus
Species platensis - Ataenius platensis
Species punctifrons - Ataenius punctifrons
Species robustus - Ataenius robustus
Species setiger - Ataenius setiger
Species stephani - Ataenius stephani
No Taxon strigatus species group
Species texanus - Ataenius texanus
Species wenzelii - Ataenius wenzelii