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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Melolontha melolontha (Linnaeus 1758)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:257676


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Melolontha Fabricius 1775 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

melolontha Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Scarabaeus

= asiatica Brenske 1900

Melolontha

= colopyga Petz 1905

Melolontha

= discicollis Mulsant 1842

Melolontha

= femoralis Kraatz 1885

Melolontha

= funesta Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= humeralis Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= luctuosa Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= lugubris Mulsant 1842

Melolontha

= majalis Moll 1785

Scarabaeus

= marginata Kraatz 1888

Melolontha

= melanopus Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= nigra Kellner 1877

Melolontha

= nigritarsis Pfanneberg 1905

Melolontha

= obscuripes Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= pulcherrima Dalla Torre 1879

Melolontha

= ruficeps Kraatz 1885

Melolontha

= ruficollis Mulsant 1842

Melolontha

= scapularis Westhoff 1884

Melolontha

= vulgaris Fabricius 1775

Melolontha

= albida Mulsant 1842

Melolontha

= albida Redtenbacher 1849

Melolontha


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Subphylum

Hexapoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Suborder

Polyphaga

Infraorder

Scarabaeiformia

Superfamily

Scarabaeoidea

Family

Melolonthidae

Subfamily

Melolonthinae

Tribe

Melolonthini

Genus

Melolontha

Species

melolontha



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Alonso-Zarazaga, Dr Miguel A.

group coordinator

Coca-Abia, Dr Maria del Milagro

taxonomic specialist


References

Accepted name:

Melolontha melolontha (Linnaeus 1758)

no references present in the database for this name

Species synonyms:

= asiatica Brenske 1900

no references present in the database for this name

= colopyga Petz 1905

no references present in the database for this name

= discicollis Mulsant 1842

no references present in the database for this name

= femoralis Kraatz 1885

no references present in the database for this name

= funesta Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= humeralis Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= luctuosa Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= lugubris Mulsant 1842

no references present in the database for this name

= majalis Moll 1785

no references present in the database for this name

= marginata Kraatz 1888

no references present in the database for this name

= melanopus Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= nigra Kellner 1877

no references present in the database for this name

= nigritarsis Pfanneberg 1905

no references present in the database for this name

= obscuripes Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= pulcherrima Dalla Torre 1879

no references present in the database for this name

= ruficeps Kraatz 1885

no references present in the database for this name

= ruficollis Mulsant 1842

no references present in the database for this name

= scapularis Westhoff 1884

no references present in the database for this name

= vulgaris Fabricius 1775

no references present in the database for this name

= albida Mulsant 1842

no references present in the database for this name

= albida Redtenbacher 1849

no references present in the database for this name




 

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