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Species Labarrus lividus - Aphodius (Labarrus) lividus

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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 Aphodiinae (Aphodiine Dung Beetles)
Tribe Aphodiini
Genus Labarrus (Subgenus Labarrus)
Species lividus (Aphodius (Labarrus) lividus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Labarrus lividus (Olivier)
Orig. Comb: Scarabaeus lividus Olivier 1789
Aphodius lividus (Olivier)
Identification
The very similar A. pseudolividus (1) is also here and is by all accounts much more widespread, especially in the SE.
Range
US, Panama (2)
Remarks
introduced from Europe
Print References
Angus, R.B., Wilson, C.J. & Mann, D.J. 2004. Chromosomal and aedeagal distinction between Aphodius (Labarrus) lividus Olivier, 1789 and A. (L.) pseudolividus Balthasar, 1941 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine 140: 255–261.