Sphaeridium bipustulatum Fabricius, 1781
(a scavenger water beetle)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesSphaeridium bipustulatum (a scavenger water beetle)
GenusSphaeridium (Zoo.) (a genus of scavenger water beetles)
FamilyHYDROPHILIDAE (a family of scavenger water beetles)
SuperfamilyHYDROPHILOIDEA (scavenger water beetles)
Series Staphyliniformia (burying beetles, carrion beetles, rove beetles etc.)
SuborderPOLYPHAGA (mainly terrestrial beetles)
OrderCOLEOPTERA (beetles)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Sphaeridium bipustulatum (a scavenger water beetle) :
1: Sphaeridium bipustulatum (a scavenger water beetle)
18 Aug 2013 OSGR: SU58 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
on Cow dung
Image 1: Dorsal view - highly enlarged - silver backgroundImage 2: Ventral view - highly enlarged - silver background

Sphaeridium bipustulatum (a scavenger water beetle) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

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