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Species Melanocanthon granulifer

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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)
Tribe Canthonini
Genus Melanocanthon
Species granulifer (Melanocanthon granulifer)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Melanocanthon granulifer (Schmidt)
Orig. Comb: Canthon granulifer Schmidt, 1920
Range
OK-TX-FL (1)(2)(3)
Works Cited
1.List of Coleoptera Collected in Latimer County, Oklahoma by Karl Stephan (2002)
2.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.