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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

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Cetoniinae
Tribus: Cetoniini
Subtribus: Cetoniina
Genus: Gametis
Species (8): G. andrewesi – G. bealiae – G. forticula – G. histrio – G. incongrua – G. jucunda – G. plagiata – G. versicolor

Gametis Burmeister, 1842: 356

Type species:

Primary references

Burmeister, H.C.C. 1842. Handbuch der Entomologie. Dritter Band. Coleoptera Lamellicornia Melitophila. Theodor Christian Friedrich Enslin, Berlin. xx + 826 + 1 pp. Reference page. [original description: p. 356]


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 2, 2017]

Gametis is a genus of flower chafer with under 10 species in Asia.[1]

Species in the genus include:

Gametis andrewesi (Janson, 1901)
Gametis bealiae (Gory & Percheron, 1833)
Gametis forticula (Janson, 1881)
Gametis histrio (Olivier, 1789)
Gametis incongrua (Janson, 1878)
Gametis jucunda (Faldermann, 1835)
Gametis plagiata (Schaum, 1848)
Gametis versicolor (Fabricius, 1775)


Krikken, J. (1984). "A new key to the suprageneric taxa in the beetle family Cetoniidae, with annotated lists of the known genera" (PDF). Zool. Verh. Leiden. 210: 1–75.

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