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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Aclopinae
Tribus (2): Aclopini – †Holcorobeini

Genera (5 + 6†): Aclopus – †Antemnacrassa – †Cretaclopus – Desertaclopus – Gracilaclopus – †Juraclopus – †Mesaclopus – †Mongolrobeus – Neophaenognatha – Phaenognatha – †Prophaenognatha

Aclopinae Blanchard, 1850
Additional references

Bai, M.; Ren, D.; Yang, X. 2011: Prophaenognatha, a new Aclopinae genus from the Yixian Formation, China and its phylogenetic position based on morphological characters (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). Acta geologica sinica - English edition, 85(5): 984–993. [Publication date: 'Oct. 2011', sourced from first page of article] DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-6724.2011.00232.x
Nikolajev, G.V. 2004: The Mesozoic stage in evolution of the subfamily Aclopinae (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae). Tethys entomological research, 10: 33–46. [not seen]
Ocampo, F.C.; Vaz-de-Mello, F.Z. 2008: The genus Xenaclopus Arrow (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae): redescription and removal from the Aclopinae, with systematic notes. Zootaxa, 1916: 57–62. Abstract & excerpt
Ocampo, F.C. & Mondaca, J. 2012. Revision of the scarab subfamily Aclopinae Blanchard (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in Argentina and Chile. Zootaxa 3409: 1–29. Preview Reference page.
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. DOI: 10.1649/0010-065X(2006)60[144:AROTFN]2.0.CO;2 PDF


Generic Guide to New World Scarab Beetles

Aclopinae is a subfamily of Scarabaeidae or scarab beetles in the superfamily Scarabaeoidea.[2][3][4]

The subfamily is found in northern Australia, Borneo and southern South America (Brazil and Argentina).[5]

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