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Species Copris remotus

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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 Coprini
Genus Copris
Species remotus (Copris remotus)
Explanation of Names
Copris remotus LeConte 1866
Identification
Protibial apical spur abruptly bent inward very near apex (Kohlmann et al. 2003)
Range
OK-TX & Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas) (Kohlmann et al. 2003)
Print References
Kohlmann B., Cano E.B., Delgado L. (2003) New species and records of Copris (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae; Scarabaeinae) from Central America. Zootaxa 167: 1-16. Full text