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Species Onthophagus pennsylvanicus

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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 pennsylvanicus (Onthophagus pennsylvanicus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Harold 1871
Identification
Sexual dimorphism not pronounced [males without obvious horns or protuberances].

Onthophagus pennsylvanicus Harold
Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Range
TX-FL-NY-WY (1); SD to NH, CO to TX (2)
See Also
Most similar to O. oklahomensis Brown
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.
2.The Scarabaeoid Beetles of Nebraska
Brett C. Ratcliffe & M.J. Paulsen. 2008. University of Nebraska State Museum, Vol 22, 570 pp.