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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Geotrupidae (Dor beetles) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 121 families, 2470 genera, 9963 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 111 families, 2171 genera, 7644 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Scarabaeiformia (Crowson, 1960)
 11 families, 255 genera, 1123 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Scarabaeoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Scarab Beetles)
 11 families, 255 genera, 1123 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) (Dor beetles) - Systematics
 7 genera, 20 species
Site
Tree
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Genera119    worldwide
Species2.074    worldwide
Common namesDor beetles, Earth-boring dung beetles, Dung beetles, Earth-boring scarab beetles
German namesBlatthornkäfer, Mistkäfer
Dutch namesEchte mestkevers
Danish namesTorbister
Finnish namesSittiäiset
Norwegian namesTordivler
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGeotrupidae in bie.ala.org.au
Geotrupidae in faunaeur.org
Geotrupidae in itis.gov
Geotrupidae in dyntaxa.se
Geotrupidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Geotrupidae in Japan
Bolbelasmus nativus (Krikken, 1977)Info
Bolbelasmus nativus ishigakiensis (Masumoto, 1984)Info
Bolbelasmus shibatai (Masumoto, 1984)Info
Bolbocerodema nigroplagiatum (Waterhouse, 1875)Info
Bolbochromus ryukyuensis (Masumoto, 1984)Info
Chromogeotrupes auratus (Nakane, 1952)Info
Eogeotrupes laevistriatus -> Phelotrupes formosanusInfo
Eogeotrupes oshimanus (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
Geotrupes amoenus -> Geotrupes koltzeiInfo
Geotrupes auratus -> Phelotrupes auratus auratusInfo
Geotrupes koltzei (Reitter, 1893)Info
Geotrupes laevistriatus -> Phelotrupes laevistriatusInfo
Geotrupes oshimanus -> Phelotrupes oshimanusInfo
Geotrupes spiniger (Marsham, 1802)Dor BeetleInfo
Phelotrupes auratus (Motschulsky, 1858)Info
Phelotrupes auratus auratus (Auratus Motschulsky, 1858)Info
Phelotrupes auratus yaku (Tsukamoto, 1958)Info
Phelotrupes formosanus (Miwa, 1930)Info
Phelotrupes laevistriatus (Motschulsky, 1858)Info
Phelotrupes oshimanus (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
20 Species in Geotrupidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderScarabaeiformia
SuperfamilyScarabaeoidea
Scarab Beetles, Stag Beetles, Bess Beetles, Dung Beetles, DŽor Beetles, Chafer
FamilyGeotrupidae
Dor beetles, Earth-boring dung beetles, Dung beetles, Earth-boring scarab beetles
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Bolboceratidae (Mulsant, 1842)

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