- Art Gallery -


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: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea
Familiae: Belohinidae - Diphyllostomatidae - Geotrupidae - Glaphyridae - Glaresidae - Hybosoridae - Lucanidae - Ochodaeidae - Passalidae - Pleocomidae - Scarabaeidae - Trogidae - †Lithoscarabaeidae - †Paralucanidae
[list of familiae after Smith (2006), Krell (2007)]


Scarabaeoidea Latreille, 1802


* Atlas of beetles of Russia: the superfamily SCARABAEOIDEA
* Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 3 ed. I. Lobl, & A. Smetana, Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark, 2006
ISBN 87-88757-59-5, p.63
* Grebennikov, V.V.; Scholtz, C.H. 2004: The basal phylogeny of Scarabaeoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera) inferred from larval morphology. Invertebrate systematics, 18: 321-348.
* Krell, F.-T. 2006: Fossil record and evolution of Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera: Polyphaga). Coleopterists bulletin, 60(sp5): 120-143.
* Krell, F.-T. 2007: Catalogue of fossil Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera: Polyphaga) of the Mesozoic and Tertiary – Version 2007 –. Denver Museum of Nature and Science technical report, 2007-8: 1-79. PDF
* Smith, A.B.T. 2006: A review of the family-group names for the superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera) with corrections to nomenclature and a current classification. Coleopterists Society monograph, 5: 144–204.[1]
* Smith, A.B.T.; Hawks, D.C.; Heraty, J.M. 2006: An overview of the classification and evolution of the major scarab beetle clades (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) based on preliminary molecular analyses. Coleopterists Society monograph, 5: 35-46.

Vernacular names
日本語: コガネムシ上科
中文: 金龜子總科

Biology Encyclopedia

Insects Images

Source: Wikispecies: All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License