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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Aphodiinae
Tribus: Rhyparini
Genera: AschnarhyparusHadrorhyparusLeptorhyparusLioglyptoxenusMicrotermitodiusMonteitheolus – Nanotermitodius – Priscyparus – Rhyparus – Sybacodes – Termitodiellus – Termitodius

Rhyparini Schmidt, 1910
Type genus

Rhyparus Westwood, 1845 [stem = Rhypar-]

cited sources

Skelley, P.E. 2007: Generic limits of the Rhyparini with respect to the genus Termitodius Wasmann, 1894 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Insecta mundi, 0009: 1–9. PDF

Additional references

Howden, H.F. 1995: New Rhyparini from Fiji and the Philippines (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Coleopterists bulletin, 49: 23–27. JSTOR
Howden, H.F. 2003: Two new genera of New World Rhyparini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Sociobiology, 42: 391–402. [not seen]
Howden, H.F.; Storey, R.I. 1992: Phylogeny of the Rhyparini and the new tribe Stereomerini, with descriptions of new genera and species (Coleoptera; Scarabaeidae; Aphodiinae). Canadian journal of zoology, 70: 1810–1823. PDF
Howden, H.F.; Storey, R.I. 2000: New Stereomerini and Rhyparini from Australia, Borneo and Fiji (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, 46: 175–182.
Pittino, R. 2006: Two new genera and species of Asian Rhyparinae (Coleoptera, Aphodiidae). Fragmenta entomologica, 38: 83–107. PDF
Skelley, P.E. 2021a. New genus of Rhyparini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae) in amber from the Dominican Republic. Insecta Mundi 0896: 1–5. Online Reference page.
Stebnicka, Z.T.; Howden, H.F. 1996: Australian genera and species in the tribes Odontolochini, Psammodiini, Rhyparini, Stereomerini and part of the Eupariini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Aphodiinae). Invertebrate taxonomy, 10: 97–170. DOI: 10.1071/IT9960097

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