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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

Subfamilia: Pleocominae
Genus: Acoma
Species (26): A. arizonica – A. brunnea – A. cazieri – A. confusa – A. conjuncta – A. dilemma – A. diminiata – A. evansi – A. gibsoni – A. glabrata – A. granulifrons – A. incognita – A. knulli – A. leechi – A. martini – A. mimica – A. minuta – A. mixta – A. ochlera – A. parva – A. robusta – A. rossi – A. rufula – A. seticollis – A. sexfoliata – A. stathami

Acoma Casey,

Warner, W.B., 2011: Four new species of Acoma Casey with a key to species in the genus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae). Insecta Mundi 172: 172–174. Full article: [1].

Acoma is a genus of May beetles and junebugs in the family Scarabaeidae. There are at least 30 described species in Acoma.[1][2][3][4]

ITIS Taxonomic note:

Beetle genus Acoma Casey, 1889 is a senior homonym of nematode genus Acoma Steiner, 1920.[2]


Acoma arizonica Brown, 1929
Acoma brunnea Casey, 1889
Acoma cazieri Saylor, 1948
Acoma cimarron Warner, 2011
Acoma confusa Van Dyke, 1928
Acoma conjuncta Howden, 1962
Acoma dilemma Saylor, 1948
Acoma diminiata Howden, 1958
Acoma evansi Howden, 1962
Acoma gibsoni Howden, 1962
Acoma glabrata Cazier, 1953
Acoma granulifrons Howden, 1958
Acoma howdenorum Warner, 2011
Acoma incognita Howden, 1958
Acoma knulli Howden, 1958
Acoma leechi Cazier, 1953
Acoma martini Howden, 1962
Acoma mimica Howden, 1962
Acoma minuta Cazier, 1953
Acoma mixta Howden, 1958
Acoma ochlera Howden, 1958
Acoma parva Howden, 1958
Acoma quadrilaminata Warner, 2011
Acoma robusta Van Dyke, 1928
Acoma rossi Saylor, 1948
Acoma rufula Howden, 1958
Acoma seticollis Howden, 1958
Acoma sexfoliata Saylor, 1948
Acoma stathamae Cazier, 1953
Acoma stathami Cazier, 1953
Acoma westcotti Warner, 2011


"Acoma Genus Information". Retrieved 2018-02-28.
"Acoma Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-02-28.
"Acoma Overview". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2018-02-28.

"Browse Acoma". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-02-28.

Further reading

Arnett, Ross H. Jr. (2000). American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico. Vol. 2nd Edition. CRC Press. ISBN 0-8493-0212-9.
Capinera, John L., ed. (2008). Encyclopedia of Entomology. Springer. ISBN 978-1402062421.
Hardy, A. (1991). "A catalog of the Coleoptera of America North of Mexico: Family Scarabaeidae, Subfamilies Rutelinae and Dynastinae". USDA Agriculture Handbook.
Harpootlian, Phillip J. (2001). Scarab beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of South Carolina. Clemson University Public Service.
LeConte, J.L. (1861). Classification of the Coleoptera of North America. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections. Vol. 3. Smithsonian Institution. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.38459. ISBN 0665100558.
Riley, Edward G.; Wolfe, Charles S. (2003). "An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas". Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement.
White, Richard E. (1998) [1983]. A Field Guide to the Beetles of North America (Peterson Field Guides). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. ISBN 0395910897.

External links

Ratcliffe, Brett; Jameson, Mary Liz. "Generic Guide to New World Scarab Beetles". Archived from the original on 2019-03-30. Retrieved 2018-02-28.

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