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Oryctes nasicornis Linnaeus 1758 (European rhinoceros beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Scarabaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 292580

Alternative combination: Scarabaeus nasicornis

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 Oryctes according to E. Gersdorf 1971

Sister taxa: none

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 25.4