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Subgenus Oxyomoides

Oxyomoides sepultus (Cartwright) - Aphodius sepultus
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 Aphodiinae (Aphodiine Dung Beetles)
Tribe Aphodiini
Genus Aphodius
No Taxon Subgenus Oxyomoides
Explanation of Names
Oxyomoides Dellacasa, Dellacasa & Gordon 2016
Numbers
3 spp., all in our area(1)
Size
3-4 mm(1)
Range
se. US (GA-FL to KS-TX)(1)
Habitat
pocket gopher burrows(2)
Works Cited
1.Oxyomoides, a new genus for three species of Scabrostomus Gordon and Skelley, 2007 in the southeastern United States...
Dellacasa M., Dellacasa G., Gordon R.D. 2016. Insecta Mundi 0517: 1-6.
2.A Monograph of the Aphodiini Inhabiting the United States and Canada (Coleoptera:Scarabaeidae:Aphodiini)
Robert D. Gordon & Paul E. Skelley. 2007. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute.