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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: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Tenebrionoidea

Subfamily: Blaptinae
Tribus: Opatrini
Genus: Gonocephalum
Subgenera: G. (Gonocephalum) – G. (Myladanesthes) – G. (Opatropis)

[source: Iwan, Ferrer & Raś (2010)]
Species incertae sedis: G. brevicolle – G. opacum

[source: Iwan, Ferrer & Raś (2010: 304)]
Overview of species (417)

Gonocephalum Solier, 1834

cited sources

Iwan, D.; Ferrer, J.; Raś, M. 2010: Catalogue of the world Gonocephalum Solier, 1834 (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae, Opatrini). Part 1. List of the species and subspecies. Annales zoologici, 60(2): 245–304. DOI: 10.3161/000345410X516920
Iwan, D.; Merkl, O.; Ferrer, J. 2011: Catalogue of the world Gonocephalum Solier, 1834 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Opatrini). Part 2. Comments, additions and references. Annales zoologici, 61(2): 259–276. DOI: 10.3161/000345411X584762

Additional references

Ferrer, J. 2010: Taxonomic notes on the genus Gonocephalum Solier, 1834, with description of new taxa (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Annales zoologici, 60(2): 231–238. DOI: 10.3161/000345410X516902

Gonocephalum is a genus of darkling beetles in the family Tenebrionidae.

In the species of this genus the body is quite elongated, the base of pronotum is usually slightly narrower than the base of elytra. The hind wings are developed.
Gonocephalum elderi - Gonocephalum ficifolium -


Gonocephalum adelaidae (Blackburn, 1894)
Gonocephalum affine (Billberg, 1815)
Gonocephalum alternatum Carter, 1915
Gonocephalum arenarium (Fabricius, 1775)
Gonocephalum assimile (Küster, 1848)
Gonocephalum australe (Boisduval, 1835)
Gonocephalum calvulum (Olliff, 1889)
Gonocephalum carpentariae (Blackburn, 1894)
Gonocephalum costatum (Brullé, 1832)
Gonocephalum cowardense (Blackburn, 1894)
Gonocephalum depressum (Fabricius, 1801)
Gonocephalum dilatatum (Wollaston, 1854)
Gonocephalum elderi (Blackburn, 1892)
Gonocephalum granulatum (Fabricius, 1791)
Gonocephalum hackeri Carter, 1928
Gonocephalum hispidocostatum (Fairmaire, 1883)
Gonocephalum insulanum (Olliff, 1888)
Gonocephalum lefranci (Fairmaire, 1863)
Gonocephalum macleayi (Blackburn, 1907)
Gonocephalum mastersi (Macleay, 1872)
Gonocephalum merensi (Uyttenboogaart, 1929)
Gonocephalum meyricki (Blackburn, 1894)
Gonocephalum misellum (Blackburn, 1907)
Gonocephalum oblitum (Wollaston, 1864)
Gonocephalum obscurum (Küster, 1849)
Gonocephalum patruele (Erichson, 1843)
Gonocephalum perplexum (Lucas, 1849)
Gonocephalum prolixum (Erichson, 1843)
Gonocephalum pubiferum Reitter, 1904
Gonocephalum pygmaeum (Steven, 1829)
Gonocephalum rusticum (Olivier, 1811)
Gonocephalum setulosum (Faldermann, 1837)
Gonocephalum subcostatum Carter, 1921
Gonocephalum torridum (Champion, 1894)
Gonocephalum walkeri (Champion, 1894)
Gonocephalum yelamosi Español & Viñolas, 1983


Fauna Europaea
D. Iwan, J. Ferrer, and M. Ras Catalogue of the world Gonocephalum - Solier, 1834 List of the species and subspecies[permanent dead link]

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