Biosystematics of Australia’s native dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae).

Nicole L. Gunter (The Cleveland Museum of Natural History and Queensland Museum). Australia‚Äôs native dung beetles are unique and diverse, representing ~5% of the global dung beetle fauna. The comprehensive revisions of the Australian Scarabaeinae by Matthews (1972, 1974 & 1976) documented 284 native species and provided a framework for subsequent revisions.  Since then, just …

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