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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: Hybosoridae
Subfamilia: Hybosorinae
Tribus: Hybosorini
Genus: Hybosorus
Species: H. crassus – H. laportei – H. orientalis – H. ruficornis – H. illigeri

Hybosorus MacLeay, 1819

Grebennikov, V.V.; Ballerio, A.; Ocampo, F.C.; Scholtz, C.H. 2004: Larvae of Ceratocanthidae and Hybosoridae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea): study of morphology, phylogenetic analysis and evidence of paraphyly of Hybosoridae. Systematic entomology, 29(4): 524–543. DOI: 10.1111/j.0307-6970.2004.00257.x PDF
Huchet, J.-B., Romé, D. & Touroult, J. 2020. Hybosorus illigeri Reiche, 1853, première mention pour les Petites Antilles (Coleoptera, Scarabaeoidea, Hybosoridae). Faunitaxys 8(8): 1–7. Reference page.
Kuijten, P.J., 1983: Revision of the genus Hybosorus Macleay (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Hybosorinae). Zoologische verhandelingen 203: 3–49. [1]
Nardi, G. 2010: On the identity of Hybosorus hopei A. Costa, a forgotten Italian beetle (Coleoptera: Hybosoridae and Tenebrionidae). Zootaxa, 2411: 59–67. Preview


Nomenclator Zoologicus
Atlas of Hybosoridae of Russia

Hybosorus is a genus of scavenger scarab beetles in the family Hybosoridae. There are about eight described species in Hybosorus.[1][2][3]
Hybosorus roei


These eight species belong to the genus Hybosorus:

Hybosorus crassus Klug, 1855
Hybosorus curtulus Fairmaire, 1887
Hybosorus laportei Westwood, 1845
Hybosorus lividus Heer, 1862
Hybosorus ocampoi Bai & Zhang, 2016
Hybosorus orientalis Westwood, 1845
Hybosorus roei Westwood, 1845
Hybosorus ruficornis Boheman, 1857

Extinct species

†Hybosorus lividus Heer 1862 Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation, Germany, Miocene
†Hybosorus ocampoi Bai and Zhang 2016 Burmese amber, Myanmar, Cenomanian


"Hybosorus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
"Hybosorus". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

"Hybosorus genus Information". Retrieved 2019-09-24.

Further reading

Allsopp, Peter G.; Branco, Tristão (2007). "Case 3400: Hybosorus illigeri Reiche, 1853 (Insects, Coleoptera): proposed conservation by giving it precedence over Hybosorus roei Westwood, 1845". The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 64: 90–95. ISSN 0007-5167.
Ratcliffe, Brett; Jameson, Mary Liz. "Generic Guide to New World Scarab Beetles". Archived from the original on 2019-03-30. Retrieved 2019-07-02.
Lobl, I.; Smetana, A., eds. (2006). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera, Volume 3: Scarabaeoidea - Scirtoidea - Dascilloidea - Buprestoidea - Byrrhoidea. Apollo Books. ISBN 978-90-04-30914-2.

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