Leopard Dung Beetle

Agoliinus leopardus

General Status Rank: 
Undetermined
Common Name: 
Leopard Dung Beetle
Scientific Name: 
Agoliinus leopardus
Taxonomy
Group: 
Beetle
Kingdom: 
Animalia
Phylum: 
Arthropoda
Class: 
Insecta
Order: 
Coleoptera
Family: 
Scarabaeidae
General Biology
Canada Known Subspecies Count: 
0
Reproduction Frequency Per Year: 
0
Habitat
Forest habitats, particularly on deer, elk, and sheep dung (Gordon & Skelley 2007). Ref in H269
References: 
Distribution

Number of Occurrences

S. Nahanni River, NT (2 specimens) and Demster hwy (km 141) (1 specimen) from CMNC collection. Also known from Alaska (1 CNCI specimen).
Score: 
A
References: 
General Status Rank
Rank: 
Undetermined
S Rank: 
SU
Decision Process Description: 
Drafted by Andrew Smith, Canadian Museum of Nature (2012) based on contract work on National list
Last Updated: 
July 14, 2014

References

Habitat

  • Smith, Andrew in Hebert, R (2012) GS meeting remaining files - Excell file attachement: SCARABAEOIDEA- assessments-RH. e-mail from Hebert to Carriere (13/04/2012) e-copy - H269 Return

Number of Occurrences

  • Smith, Andrew in Hebert, R (2012) GS meeting remaining files - Excell file attachement: SCARABAEOIDEA- assessments-RH. e-mail from Hebert to Carriere (13/04/2012) e-copy - H269 Return