Thyce deserta

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Thyce deserta
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Scarabaeidae
Genus: Thyce
T. deserta
Binomial name
Thyce deserta
Hardy, 1974

Thyce deserta is a species of scarab beetle in the family Scarabaeidae. [1] [2] [3]

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The family Scarabaeidae, as currently defined, consists of over 30,000 species of beetles worldwide; they are often called scarabs or scarab beetles. The classification of this family has undergone significant change in recent years. Several subfamilies have been elevated to family rank, and some reduced to lower ranks. The subfamilies listed in this article are in accordance with those in Bouchard (2011).

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  1. "Thyce deserta Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
  2. "Thyce deserta". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

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