Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Cantharidae > Genus: Cantharis > Species: Cantharis rufa

Cantharis rufa 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
Cantharis analis Stephens, 1829
Cantharis conditiva Pic, 1912
Cantharis confinis Stephens, 1830
Telephorus griseipennis Stephens, 1832
Cantharis korbi Pic, 1912
Cantharis litterata Eschscholtz, 1818
Telephorus maculicollis Stephens, 1832
Telephorus rufescens Dietrich, 1857
Telephorus tenuilimbatus Ballion, 1870
Cantharis testaceipes Stephens, 1830
Cantharis turkestanica Pic, 1913
Cantharis alexandris Pic, 1914
Cantharis liturata Fallén, 1807
Cantharis padana Fiori, 1914
Cantharis roelofsi Pic, 1913

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