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Taxonavigation: Scarabaeoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamilia: Scarabaeoidea

Familia: Scarabaeidae
Subfamilia: Aphodiinae
Tribus: Aphodiini
Subtribus: Aphodiina
Genus: Acrossidius
Species (2): A. pseudotasmaniae – A. tasmaniae

In Synonymy[edit]

A. brittoni – A. yorkensis


Acrossidius Schmidt, 1913 [as subgenus of Aphodius, raised to genus by Stebnicka & Howden (1995: 725)]

  • Type species: Aphodius tasmaniae Hope, 1847, by subsequent designation of Balthasar (1964).



Additional references[edit]

  • Stebnicka, Z.T.; Howden, H.F. 1995: Revision of Australian genera in the tribes Aphodiini, Aegialiini and Proctophanini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae). Invertebrate taxonomy, 9: 709–766. [1]


  • Schoolmeesters P. 2017. Scarabs: World Scarabaeidae Database (version Jul 2016). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. 2017. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 30th January 2017. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858. Reference page.  [accessed on April 10, 2017]