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Species Bradycinetulus rex

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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 Geotrupidae (Earth-Boring Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Bolboceratinae
Genus Bradycinetulus
Species rex (Bradycinetulus rex)
Explanation of Names
Bradycinetulus rex Cartwright, 1953
Range
coastal s. TX endemic: Riley & Wolfe (2003) examined spmns from Brooks, Kenedy, Kleberg, San Patricio and Willacy counties - Map (1)(2), + Nueces Co. (BG data)
Remarks
Type Locality: Sarita, Kenedy Co., Texas; 30 Nov 1911.
Print References
Cartwright, O.L. 1953. Scarabaeid beetles of the genus Bradycinetulus and closely related genera in the United States. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 103 (no.3318): 95-120.
Works Cited
1.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)