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Thanatophilus Leach 1815 (carrion beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Silphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 193942

Alternative spelling: Silpha (Thanatophilus)

Full reference: W. E. Leach. 1815. Entomology. The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia 9:57-172

Parent taxon: Silphidae according to S. V. Kiselev and V. I. Nazarov 2009

Sister taxa: Aclypea, Eusilpha, Heterosilpha, Miosilpha, Necrodes, Nicrophorinae, Phosphuga, Silphinae, Xylodrepa

Subtaxa: Thanatophilus baicalicus, Thanatophilus coloradensis, Thanatophilus dispar, Thanatophilus lapponicus, Thanatophilus sagax

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