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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: Ochodaeidae
Subfamiliae (3): Chaetocanthinae - Ochodaeinae - †Cretochodaeinae
Overview of genera (19)

Chaetocanthus – Codocera – Cucochodaeus – Enodognathus – Gauchodaeus – Mimochodaeus – Namibiotalpa – Neochodaeus – Notochodaeus – Ochodaeus – Odontochodaeus – Parochodaeus – Pseudochodaeus – Synochodaeus – Xenochodaeus – †Cretochodaeus – †Lithochodaeus – †Mesochodaeus – †Mioochodaeus

[source: Catalogue of Life: 2011 Annual Checklist, plus (3) Gauchodaeus – †Lithochodaeus – †Mesochodaeus

Ochodaeidae Mulsant & Rey, 1870

cited sources

Smith, A.B.T. 2006: A review of the family-group names for the superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera) with corrections to nomenclature and a current classification. Coleopterists Society monograph, 5: 144–204. DOI: 10.1649/0010-065X(2006)60[144:AROTFN]2.0.CO;2 PDF

Additional references

Bezděk, A. & Hájek, J. 2009. Catalogue of type specimens of beetles (Coleoptera) deposited in the National Museum, Prague, Czech Republic - Scarabaeoidea: Bolboceratidae, Geotrupidae, Glaphyridae, Hybosoridae, Ochodaeidae and Trogidae. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 49(1): 297–332. PDF Reference page.
Nikolajev, G.V. 2009: Ochodaeidae species of the Palaearctic's Asia. Euroasian entomological journal, 8 (2): 205–211. [not seen]
Nikolajev, G.V.; Ren, D. 2010: The oldest fossil Ochodaeidae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) from the Middle Jurassic of China. Zootaxa, 2553: 65–68. Preview
Scholtz, C.H. 1988: Phylogeny and systematics of the Ochodaeidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 51: 207–240.
Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 3 ed. I. Lobl, & A. Smetana, Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark, 2006 ISBN 87-88757-59-5, p. 95


Tree of Life Web Project. 2007. Ochodaeidae. Sand-loving scarab beetles. Version 03 May 2007 (temporary) in The Tree of Life Web Project
Atlas of the family Ochodaeidae of Russia

Vernacular names
English: Sand-loving Scarab Beetles
magyar: Homoktúrófélék
русский: Оходеиды

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