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Attagenus punctatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Infraorder: Bostrichiformia
Superfamily: Bostrichoidea
Family: Dermestidae
Subfamily: Attageninae
Genus: Attagenus
Latreille, 1802

Attagenus is a genus of beetles. This genus is found in tropical Africa, the Palearctic including Europe, the Near East, the Nearctic, North Africa and East Asia. There are nearly 200 species.[1]

Species include:[2]


  1. ^ Kadej, M., & Háva, J. (2014). Attagenus Latreille, 1802 (Coleoptera: Dermestidae: Attageninae) in Turkey with a description of a new species. Entomologica Fennica, 25(1), 1-5.
  2. ^ Attagenus. Fauna Europaea.