Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Scarabaeidae > Genus: Onthophagus > Species: Onthophagus nuchicornis

Onthophagus nuchicornis (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
Scarabaeus verticicornis Fabricius, 1775
Scarabaeus planicornis Herbst, 1785
Copris acornis Geoffroy, 1785
Scarabaeus xiphias Fabricius, 1792
Scarabaeus trituberculatus Schrank, 1798
Onthophagus dillwyni Stephens, 1830
Onthophagus indistinctus Mulsant, 1842
Onthophagus rubripes Mulsant, 1842
Onthophagus immaculatus Mulsant, 1842
Onthophagus vulneratus Mulsant, 1842
Onthophagus alpinus Kolenati, 1846
Onthophagus rhinocerus Melsheimer, 1846
Onthophagus submarginalis Sahlberg, 1926

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CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
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External data

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