Nicrophorus germanicus

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Nicrophorus germanicus
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Nicrophorus germanicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Silphidae
Subfamily: Nicrophorinae
Tribe: Nicrophorini
Genus: Nicrophorus
Species: N. germanicus
Binomial name
Nicrophorus germanicus
Linnaeus, 1758

Nicrophorus germanicus is a burying beetle described by Linnaeus, in 1758. Males are larger than females and can reach a body length of 27 mm.[1]


  1. ^ RAS Zoological institute, St. Petersburg