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Onthophagus taurus

Species in validated by: Japarashvili S.

Taurus scarab

Onthophagus taurus
Onthophagus taurus
Onthophagus taurus
Onthophagus taurus
Scientific Name ID: 2096
Name According To:
Species: taurus
Taxon Rank: Species
Scientific Name Authorship: Schreber, 1759
Vernacular Name: Taurus scarab
Page Authors: Giorgi Chaladze ,
Reference of occurrence in Georgia: Djambazishvili, J. S., 2000. The catalogue of Scarabaeidae beetles (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae: Troginae, Geotrupinae, Hybosorinae, Ochodaeinae, Aphodiinae) of Georgia. Proceedings of the Institute of Zoology, Georgian Acad. Sci. Vol. XX: 180-184

Information from GBIF about Onthophagus taurus

GBIF scientific name: Onthophagus taurus (Schreber, 1759)
GBIF taxonomic status: ACCEPTED

GBIF cointains 2 occurances (with coordinates) of Onthophagus taurus (Schreber, 1759) from Georgia

Conservation Status

This section is under construction

National Red List Status: LC

IUCN Red List Status: NE

Protection status: Not defined

Trend: Unknown

EOO: >20,000

AOO: > 2,000

Comment: Well distributed in Georgia

English Name: Taurus scarab

Taxonomy according to:

References: Dzhambazishvili I. 1979.

Evaluated By: Japarashvili S.

Date evaluated: Nov 2021