Silphidae
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Duff, A.G. (2012) Beetles of Britain and Ireland. Volume 1: Sphaeriusidae to Silphidae. West Runton: A.G. Duff.
Fabricius, J.C. (1775) Systema Entomologiae, sistens insectorum classes, ordines, genera, species, adiectis synonymis, locis, descriptionibus, observationibus. Flensburgi et Lipsiae: Libraria Kortii. Biodiversity Heritage Library
Freude, H., Harde, K.W., & Lohse, G.A. (eds, 1971) Die Käfer Mitteleuropas. Band 3. Adephaga 2, Palpicornia, Hiteroidea, Staphylinoidea 1. Krefeld: Goecke & Evers.
Hackston, M. (2014) Family Silphidae illustrated key to genus.
Hackston, M. (2014) Key to the British species of genus Nicrophorus.
Herbst, J.F.W. (1783) "Kritisches Verzeichniß meiner Insektensammlung." Archiv der Insectengeschichte 4: 1-72.
Klausnitzer, B. (1997) Die Larven der Käfer Mitteleuropas. 4. Band. Polyphaga Teil 3. Krefeld: Goecke & Evers.
Linnaeus, C. (1758) Systema Naturae. Tomus I. Regnum Animale. Holmiae: L. Salvii
Zetterstedt, J.W. (1824) "Nya svenska insect-arter." Svenska Vetenskaps Akademien Handlingar 24: 149-159.


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