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Species Onthophagus oklahomensis

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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 Onthophagini
Genus Onthophagus
Species oklahomensis (Onthophagus oklahomensis)
Explanation of Names
Onthophagus oklahomensis Brown 1927
Identification
Similar to O. pennsylvanicus, but usually smaller and with two sizes of punctures on the pronotum (one size in O. pennsylvanicus)
Range
se US (VA-FL to KS-TX)(1)
Habitat
More common in sandy areas
Works Cited
1. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.