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Subfamily Hybosorinae - Scavenger Scarab Beetles

Shiny black little 'Geotrupes typ' - Hybosorus illigeri Hybosorus illigeri Hybosorus illigeri Hybosorus illigeri Hybosorus? - Hybosorus illigeri Hybosorus? - Hybosorus illigeri Small black beetle - Hybosorus illigeri Coleoptera--? - Hybosorus illigeri
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 Hybosoridae (Scavenger Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Hybosorinae (Scavenger Scarab Beetles)
Numbers
a single (adventive) species in our area, >120 spp. in 19 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide, the vast majority palaeotropical(1); in our area, so. US