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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Scarabaeidae (Scarabs) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 108 families, 583 genera, 1167 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 19 families, 85 genera, 152 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 16 families, 73 genera, 131 species
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Scarabaeiformia (Crowson, 1960)
 5 families, 35 genera, 78 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Scarabaeoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Scarab Beetles)
 5 families, 35 genera, 78 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) (Scarabs) - Systematics
 24 genera, 55 species
Site
Tree
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Genera1.740    worldwide
Species27.971    worldwide
Common namesScarabs, Scarab beetles, Fruit chafers, Dung beetles, Monkey beetles, Flower beetles, Rain beetles, Tumble bugs
German namesBlatthornkäfer
Dutch namesBladsprietkevers, Mestkevers
Danish namesTorbister
Finnish namesLehtisarviset
Norwegian namesSkarabider
Swedish namesBladhorningar
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesScarabaeidae in bie.ala.org.au
Scarabaeidae in faunaeur.org
Scarabaeidae in itis.gov
Scarabaeidae in dyntaxa.se
Scarabaeidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Scarabaeidae in Lesotho
Species with ANext  
Atrichelaphinis tigrina (Olivier, 1789)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Copris caelatus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Copris capensis (Waterhouse, 1891)Info
Copris corniger -> Onthophagus taurusInfo
Copris jacchoides (Nguyen-phung & Cambefort, 1987)Info
Copris jacchus (Lang, 1971)Info
Copris obesus (Boheman, 1857)Info
Copris ritsemae (Harold, 1875)Info
Copris subsidens (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Coptorhina klugi (Hope, 1833)Info
Cyrtothyrea testaceoguttata (Blanchard, 1850)Info
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Epirinus drakomontanus (Scholtz & Howden, 1987)Info
Epirinus flagellatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Euoniticellus africanus (Harold, 1873)Greater sandy dung beetleInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Garreta fastiditus (Harold, 1867)Info
Gnathocera hirta (Burmeister, 1842)Info
Gnorimus variabilis (Linnaeus, 1758)Variable ChaferInfo
Gymnopleurus leei (Fabricius, 1792)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteroclita raeuperi (Schaum, 1841)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leucocelis adspersa (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neosisyphus confrater (Kolbe, 1914)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontoloma obscurum (Howden & Scholtz, 1987)Info
Odontoloma pygidiale (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Onitis caffer (Boheman, 1857)Info
Onthophagus binodis (Thunberg, 1818)Humpbacked Dung BeetleInfo
Onthophagus brucei (Reiche, 1847)Info
Onthophagus deterrens (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Onthophagus filicornis (Harold, 1873)Info
Onthophagus hyaena (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Onthophagus obtutus (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Onthophagus rubens (D´orbigny, 1902)Info
Onthophagus setosus (Fahraeus, 1857)Info
Onthophagus sugillatus (Klug, 1855)Info
Onthophagus taurus (Schreber, 1759)Taurus scarabInfo
Onthophagus variegatus -> Onthophagus filicornisInfo
Onthophagus vinctus (Erichson, 1843)Info
Oryctes boas (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pentodontoschema capicola (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Pentodontoschema deceptor (Péringuey, 1901)Info
Pentodontoschema nireum (Burmeister, 1847)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raceloma jansoni (Distant, 1897)Info
Rhabdotis aulica (Fabricius, 1781)Emerald fruit chaferInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scarabaeus ambiguus -> Gnorimus variabilisInfo
Scarabaeus basuto (Zur Strassen, 1962)Info
Scarabaeus bohemani (Harold, 1868)Info
Scarabaeus natalensis (Zur Strassen, 1962)Info
Scarabaeus palemo (Olivier, 1789)Info
Sisyphus costatus (Thunberg, 1818)Info
Sisyphus crispatus (Gory, 1833)Info
Sisyphus impressipennis (Lansberge, 1886)Info
Sisyphus rubripes -> Neosisyphus confraterInfo
Sisyphus rugosus -> Sisyphus costatusInfo
Sisyphus transvaalensis -> Sisyphus impressipennisInfo
Stripsipher jansoni (Péringuey, 1908)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Theotimius gravis (Péringuey, 1901)Info
55 Species in Scarabaeidae for Lesotho listed
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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
FamilyScarabaeidae
Scarabs, Scarab beetles, Fruit chafers, Dung beetles, Monkey beetles, Flower beetles, Rain beetles, Tumble bugs
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Cetoniidae (Leach, 1815)

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