Here is presented a guide to identify the species of Scarabaeinae occurring in Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, compiled from the literature and captured between May 2009 and April 2010 in forest fragments. A dichotomous key, characterization, illustrations (species collected) and ecological information for 35 species are provided.
da Silva, P. G., Vaz-de-Mello, F. Z., & di Mare, R. A. (2011). Guia de identificação das espécies de Scarabaeinae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) do município de Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. Biota Neotropica, 11(4), 329–345. https://doi.org/10.1590/S1676-06032011000400027