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Scarabaeidae - Coilodera penicillata

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: Cetoniinae
Tribus: Taenioderini
Subtribus: Taenioderina
Genus: Coilodera
Species: Coilodera penicillata

Coilodera penicillata Hope, 1831

Schoolmeesters, P. 2017. Scarabs: World Scarabaeidae Database (version Jul 2016). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. 2017. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 30th January 2017. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858. Reference page. [accessed on May 13, 2017]

Coilodera penicillata is a species of beetles belonging to the family Scarabaeidae, subfamily Cetoniinae.


Coilodera penicillata formosana (Moser, 1910)
Coilodera penicillata nigroscutellaris (Moser, 1901)
Coilodera penicillata penicillata (Hope, 1831)


Coilodera penicillata can reach a body length of about 20–24 millimetres (0.79–0.94 in).

This species can be found in China, India, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam.

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