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Sphaeridium scarabaeoides Linnaeus 1758 (water scavenger beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Hydrophilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 286623

Alternative combinations: Dermestes scarabaeoides, Dermestes scaraboides

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Sphaeridium according to C. P. Green et al. 2006

Sister taxa: none

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): elytron 5.00 x 2.50