Silphidae Recording Scheme

Taxonomic Group (English)
Carrion, burying and sexton beetles & relatives
Taxonomic Group (Scientific)
Coleoptera: Silphidae
Scheme Organiser
Ashleigh Whiffin, Matthew Esh and Richard Wright
Email Address

Biological Records Centre
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
OX10 8BB

Record Cards / Digital Recording Form


Lane S.A., Lucas C.B.H., Whiffin A.L. (2021) The Histeridae, Sphaeritidae and Silphidae of Britain and Ireland. Field Studies Council, .


Boyd Robin J., Powney Gary D., Burns Fiona, Danet Alain, Duchenne François, Grainger Matthew J., Jarvis Susan G., Martin Gabrielle, Nilsen Erlend B., Porcher Emmanuelle, Stewart Gavin B., Wilson Oliver J., Pescott Oliver L. (2022) ROBITT: A tool for assessing the risk-of-bias in studies of temporal trends in ecology. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, n/a,
Hayhow D.B., Eaton M.A., Stanbury A.J., Burns F., Kirby W.B., Bailey N., Beckmann B., Bedford J., Boersch-Supan P.H., Coomber F., Dennis E.B., Dolman S.J., Dunn E., Hall J., Harrower C., Hatfield J.H., Hawley J., Haysom K., Hughes J., Johns D.G., Mathews F., McQuatters-Gollop A., Noble D.G., Outhwaite C.L., Pearce-Higgins J.W., Pescott O.L., Powney G.D., Symes N. (2019) State of nature 2019. , State of Nature Partnership, ,