Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Silphidae > Genus: Aclypea > Species: Aclypea opaca

Aclypea opaca (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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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
Blitophaga binotata Portevin, 1926
Silpha hirta Herbst, 1783
Blitophaga mandli Portevin, 1932
Blitophaga reitteri Portevin, 1926
Blitophaga samnitica Fiori, 1899
Blitophaga tomentifera Reitter, 1907
Silpha tomentosa Villers, 1789
Silpha turkestana Hatch, 1928
Blitophaga vicina Jakovlev, 1890
Silpha villosa Naezén, 1792
Blitophaga villosa Reitter, 1887

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