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Species Bolbocerosoma bruneri

Bolbocerosoma? - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Bolbocerosoma confusum - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Bolbocerosoma - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Dung Beetle? - Bolbocerosoma bruneri  Earth-Boring Scarab Beetle  - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Scarabaeidae: Bolbocerasoma bruneri? - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Geotrupidae: Bolbocerasoma bruneri - Bolbocerosoma bruneri Geotrupidae: Bolbocerasoma bruneri - Bolbocerosoma bruneri
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 Geotrupidae (Earth-Boring Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Bolboceratinae
Genus Bolbocerosoma
Species bruneri (Bolbocerosoma bruneri)
Explanation of Names
Bolbocerosoma bruneri Dawson & Mccolloch 1924
Size
8.6-14.5 mm(1)
Range
central third of the US + MB(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.