ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Nicrophorus Fabricius 1775 (carrion beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Silphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 292515

Alternative spelling: Necrophorus

Full reference: J. C. Fabricius. 1775. Systema Entomologiae, Sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus 1-832

Parent taxon: Nicrophorinae according to P. Bouchard et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Palaeosilpha, Ptomascopus

Subtaxa: Necrophorus pliozaenicus, Nicrophorus guttula, Nicrophorus investigator, Nicrophorus marginatus, Nicrophorus nigrita

View classification

Ecology: