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Genus Alloblackburneus

red-brown Aphodius? - Alloblackburneus rubeolus Aphodius (Blackburneus) lentus - Alloblackburneus lentus Little Aphodine visiting lights - Alloblackburneus aegrotus Blackburneus tenuistriatus (Horn) - Alloblackburneus tenuistriatus Aphodius - Alloblackburneus tenuistriatus Aphodius - Alloblackburneus rubeolus orange scarab - Alloblackburneus Unknown Scarab Beetle - Alloblackburneus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Aphodiinae (Aphodiine Dung Beetles)
Tribe Aphodiini
Genus Alloblackburneus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
were in Blackburneus
8 spp. in our area, 14 spp. total (several more exotic spp. may belong here)(1)
2.5-5.0 mm(1)
US & Mexico, also Subsaharan Africa; in our area, so. US, but some spp. (A. aegrotus, A. lentus) range north to NJ-IN-ND(1)
besides those already in the Guide, other spp. in our area that have been transferred here are cavidomus (Brown) OK-TX-UT, fordi (Gordon) GA-FL, and geomysi (Cartwright) NC-FL(1)
Works Cited
1.Systematic revision of the American taxa belonging to the genera Alloblackburneus Bordat, 2009 and Blackburneus Schmidt, 1913...
M. Dellacasa, G. Dellacasa, R.D. Gordon. 2011. Insecta Mundi 0204: 1-52.