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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
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Dynastinae
Tribus: Oryctini
Genus: Coelosis
Subgenera: Eucoelosis

Species (8): C. bicornis – C. biloba – C. bourgini – C. denticornis – C. hippocrates – C. inermis – C. sylvanus – C. wayuorum

Coelosis (s. str.) species (3): C. bourgini – C. inermis – C. sylvanus

Coelosis Hope, 1837: 88

Type species: Geotrupes sylvanus Fabricius, 1775.


Millotsis Bourgin, 1944: 143 [syn. by Iannuzzi & Marinoni 1995]
Type species: Coelosis inermis Sternberg, 1908 by monotypy and original designation.

Primary references

Hope, F.W., 1837: The coleopterist’s manual, containing the Lamellicorn insects of Linneus and Fabricius. Henry G. Bohn, London, pp. i-xiii + 15–121 + [1], pls. 1–3. [original description: p. 88]
Iannuzzi L. & Marinoni R.C. 1995. Revisão do gênero neotropical Coelosis Hope (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Dynaslinae). Revista brasileira de entomologia 12(1): 93–121. PDF [syn. nov., subg. nov.]
Neita-Moreno, J.C., Orozco, J. & Medina-Uribe, C.A. 2018. Description of a new species of Coelosis Hope from Guajira Peninsula, northern Colombia (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Dynastinae, Oryctini). ZooKeys 738: 67–80. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.738.22273 Reference page.

Additional references

Alvarez; da Fonseca & Ratcliffe, 2008, Insecta Mundi 0061: 1–62. [1]


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 Jun 9, 2017]

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