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Tribe Phanaeini

One of my favorites - Phanaeus vindex - male Scarabaeidae - Phanaeus? - Phanaeus - male mislabeled specimen from 1870's (!) - Phanaeus triangularis - female mislabeled specimen from 1870's (!) - Phanaeus triangularis - female Phanaeus igneus from dung trap in scrub habitat - Phanaeus igneus - male Rainbow Scarab  - Phanaeus vindex Phanaeus triamgularis? - Phanaeus triangularis Rainbow dung beetle, Phanaeus vindex? - Phanaeus vindex
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 Phanaeini
Explanation of Names
Phanaeini Hope 1838
Numbers
9 genera total(1)
Range
mostly neotropical(1)
Works Cited
1.The Scarabaeoid Beetles of Nebraska
Brett C. Ratcliffe & M.J. Paulsen. 2008. University of Nebraska State Museum, Vol 22, 570 pp.