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Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater (De Geer, 1774) (a dung beetle)

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Suggested Literature

General Works

Pelham-Clinton, E.C., 1959 The host of Billaea carinifrons (Fallén) (Dipt., Tachinidae)

Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
SCARABAEOIDEA
(scarabs, dung and stag beetles)
APHODIIDAE
(a family of beetles)
Aphodius
(a genus of dung beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater is associated with:

imago Mammalia - mammals imago may be found under dung Jessop, L., 1986
imago Magnoliopsida - flowering plants imago may be found in decomposing debris Jessop, L., 1986
larva Mammalia - mammals larva feeds on animal debris dung Jessop, L., 1986
larva Magnoliopsida - flowering plants larva feeds on decomposing debris Jessop, L., 1986

There may be more taxa associated with Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater:

larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Dinera carinifrons - a parasitoid fly (Diptera: Tachinidae) Pelham-Clinton, E.C., 1959,
Belshaw, R., 1993

Aphodius (Agrilinus) ater may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Belshaw, R., 1993 Tachinid Flies (Diptera: Tachinidae)
Jessop, L., 1986 Dung Beetles and Chafers (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea)
Pelham-Clinton, E.C., 1959 The host of Billaea carinifrons (Fallén) (Dipt., Tachinidae)
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