Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Silphidae > Genus: Silpha > Species: Silpha obscura obscura

Silpha obscura obscura Linnaeus, 1758

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Valid parent species Silpha obscura

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Silpha ablattaroides Portevin, 1943
Silpha carniolica Küster, 1851
Parasilpha corax Reitter, 1889
Silpha costata Ménétries, 1832
Silpha distincta Portevin, 1906
Silpha koenigiana Zaitzev, 1914
Silpha latialis Depoli, 1931
Silpha mongolica Schawaller, 1980
Silpha montenegrina Obenberger, 1917
Silpha nitida Portevin, 1907
Silpha podolica Portevin, 1926
Silpha scheibei Portevin, 1937
Silpha similis Portevin, 1926
Silpha simplex Semenov-Tian-Shanskiy, 1891
Silpha striola Ménétries, 1832

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External data

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