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Emcephalus

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Tenebrionoidea
Familia: Tenebrionidae
Subfamilia: Tenebrioninae
Tribus: Heleini
Genus: Emcephalus

Name

Emcephalus Kirby, 1828

Gender

masculine

Synonyms

* Emcephalus Kirby, 1828
o Encephalus BrĂªme, 1842
o Ellaemus Pascoe, 1866
o Encara Gemminger & Harold, 1870
* Euhelaeus Gemminger & Harold, 1870

Type species

* Emcephalus Kirby: Emcephalus gibbosus Kirby, 1828, by monotypy
* Euhelaeus Gemminger & Harold: Euhelaeus speculiferus Gebien, 1920, by monotypy

References

* Watt, J.C. 1968: Specific synonymy in Mimopeus Pascoe (Cilibe auctorum), and the nomenclatural status of some related genera (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). New Zealand entomologist, 4(1): 35-39. BUGZ

links

* Australian Faunal Directory

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