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Genus Canthon - Tumblebugs

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 Boreocanthon
Species depressipennis - Canthon (Boreocanthon) depressipennis
Species ebenus - Canthon (Boreocanthon) ebenus
Species lecontei - Canthon (Boreocanthon) lecontei
Species melanus - Canthon (Boreocanthon) melanus
Species praticola - Canthon (Boreocanthon) praticola
Species simplex - Canthon (Boreocanthon) simplex
Subspecies simplex - Canthon simplex simplex
Subspecies militaris - Canthon simplex militaris
Species puncticollis - Canthon puncticollis
No Taxon subgenus Canthon
Species chalcites - Canthon (Canthon) chalcites
Species cyanellus - Canthon (Canthon) cyanellus
Species humectus - Canthon (Canthon) humectus
Species floridanus - Canthon (Canthon) floridanus
Species imitator - Canthon (Canthon) imitator
Species indigaceus - Canthon (Canthon) indigaceus
Species pilularius - Canthon (Canthon) pilularius
Species vigilans - Canthon (Canthon) vigilans
Species viridis - Canthon (Glaphyrocanthon) viridis