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Species Canthon imitator - Canthon (Canthon) imitator

Canthon imitator Canthon imitator Brown - Canthon imitator dung beetle - Canthon imitator 814W02 - Canthon imitator 814W02 - Canthon imitator 814W02 - Canthon imitator Dung beetle - Canthon sp ? - Canthon imitator Tumblebug - Canthon imitator
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 Canthonini
Genus Canthon (Tumblebugs)
No Taxon (subgenus Canthon)
Species imitator (Canthon (Canthon) imitator)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Brown 1946
Syn: Canthon laevis Bates
Syn: Canthon floridanus Brown
Identification
- note clypeus
Canthon imitator Brown
Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Range
AZ-TX-UT (1), (BG data)
See Also
- range: s. TX
Canthon (B.) lecontei Harold
Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Print References
Brown, W.J. 1946. Notes on some species of Canthon and Dichelonyx (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae). Canadian Entomologist 78: 101–109.
Internet References
Texas Entomology - Mike Quinn, 2008
Works Cited
1.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.