Anisocanthon pygmaeus

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Anisocanthon pygmaeus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Scarabeiformia
Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea
Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Scarabaeinae
Genus: Anisocanthon
Species: A. pygmaeus
Binomial name
Anisocanthon pygmaeus
(Gillet, 1911)

Deltochilum pygmaeum Gillet, 1911

Anisocanthon pygmaeus is a species of true dung beetle that is found in Entre Ríos, Santa Fe and Buenos Aires Provinces in Argentina, and is believed to also be found in Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil. It has not been recorded in the last 60 years.


  1. ^ Vaz-de-Mello, F.; Larsen, T.; Silva, F.; Gill, B.; Spector, S. & Favila, M. (2014). "Anisocanthon pygmaeus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2014: e.T137106A520010. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T137106A520010.en. Retrieved 5 January 2018.