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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: Staphyliniformia
Superfamilia: Staphylinoidea

Familia: Staphylinidae
Subfamilia: Micropeplinae
Genus: Arrhenopeplus
Subgenera: Sphaeropeplus

Species overview: A. cassagnaui – A. denticollis – A. quatordecimcarinatus – A. tesserula – A. thracicus – A. turcicus

Arrhenopeplus Blackwelder, 1952: 63

Type species: Micropeplus tesserula Curtis, 1828, fixed by original designation.


Micropeplus (Arrhenopeplus) Koch, C., 1937: 257 [nomen nudum, no type species designated]

Primary references

Blackwelder, R.E. 1952. The generic names of the beetle family Staphylinidae, with an essay on genotypy. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 200: i–iv, 1–483. hdl: 10088/30426 . BHL. Reference page. [validation of Arrhenopeplus Koch by designation of type species: p. 63]

Arrhenopeplus is a genus of beetles belonging to the family Staphylinidae.[1]

The genus was first described by Koch in 1937.[1]


Arrhenopeplus tesserula


"Arrhenopeplus Koch, 1937 | Fauna Europaea". Retrieved 18 February 2021.

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