Nobius hepaticus ( Roth , 1851)

Gordon, Robert D., Bordat, Patrice, Dellacasa, Giovanni & Dellacasa, Marco, 2008, Dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae) of the Mpala Research Centre and environs, Laikipia District, Kenya, Insecta Mundi 2008 (28), pp. 1-15 : 8

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4532811

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0394878C-A128-FFBF-FA9D-FA3BFAA7B962

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scientific name

Nobius hepaticus ( Roth , 1851)
status

 

Nobius hepaticus ( Roth, 1851)

Aphodius hepaticus Roth, 1851: 132

Nobius hepaticus: Paulian, 1942: 87

Aphodius (Artengruppe Nobius ) hepaticus Endrödi, 1960: 207

Specimens examined (10): Laikipia, Impala Ranch , N00 o 30’ - E36 o 51’, 1-13. V GoogleMaps .2002, #6, leg. R. Gordon, Impala dung (1) ; Laikipia, MRC, 1800 m , N00 o 17’ - E36 o 53’, 1-13. V GoogleMaps .2003, #1, leg. R. Gordon, Impala dung (2); idem, leg. R GoogleMaps . Gordon, African Buffalo dung (1); idem, leg. R GoogleMaps . Gordon , ultra violet light (3); idem, leg. R GoogleMaps . Gordon , pitfall trap cow dung (1). ( MRC) ( NMK) ( USNM) .

Geographical distribution: Eastern and central Africa.

Dung preference: A generalist, taken from dung of buffalo, cattle, impala, and also at light.

V

Royal British Columbia Museum - Herbarium

MRC

TUBITAK Marmara Research Center Culture Collection

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

NMK

National Museums of Kenya

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Aphodiidae

Genus

Nobius

Loc

Nobius hepaticus ( Roth , 1851)

Gordon, Robert D., Bordat, Patrice, Dellacasa, Giovanni & Dellacasa, Marco 2008
2008
Loc

Aphodius

Endrodi, S. 1960: 207
1960
Loc

Nobius hepaticus:

Paulian, R. 1942: 87
1942
Loc

Aphodius hepaticus

Roth, J. R. 1851: 132
1851