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Aphodius (Melinopterus) prodromus (Brahm, 1790) (a dung beetle)

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Suggested Literature

Identification Works

WCG - website of the Watford Coleoptera Group: http://thewcg.org.uk/ WCG - website of the Watford Coleoptera Group

Aphodius (Melinopterus) prodromus 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 (Melinopterus) prodromus is associated with:

imago Mammalia - mammals imago may be found under dung Jessop, L., 1986
imago Bos taurus - Cattle (Artiodactyla: Bovidae) imago may be found under dung Rare 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 Bos taurus - Cattle (Artiodactyla: Bovidae) larva feeds on animal debris dung Rare Jessop, L., 1986
larva Magnoliopsida - flowering plants larva feeds on decomposing debris Jessop, L., 1986

There may be more taxa associated with Aphodius (Melinopterus) prodromus listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Aphodius (Melinopterus) prodromus:

Aphodius (Melinopterus) prodromus may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

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

References

Jessop, L., 1986 Dung Beetles and Chafers (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea)
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