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Species Canthon chalcites - Canthon (Canthon) chalcites

Canthon - Canthon chalcites Dung Beetle? - Canthon chalcites Canthon chalcites ? - Canthon chalcites Canthon pilularius ? - Canthon chalcites Canthon chalcites Canthon chalcites Canthon chalcites from Illinois - Canthon chalcites Scarab - Canthon chalcites
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)
Tribe Canthonini
Genus Canthon (Tumblebugs)
No Taxon (subgenus Canthon)
Species chalcites (Canthon (Canthon) chalcites)
Explanation of Names
Canthon (Canthon) chalcites (Haldeman, 1843)
chalcites (G). 'coppery' (1)
Range
e NA to NM (TX-FL-NB-NM) (2)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.