African black beetle
Heteronychus arator (Fabricius, 1775)

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea
Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Dynastinae
Tribe: Pentodontini
Genus: Heteronychus

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: INBPQYA

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
black lawn beetle