Melolonthini, Leach, 1819,

Smith, Andrew B. T., 2006, A Review Of The Family- Group Names For The Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera) With Corrections To Nomenclature And A Current Classification, The Coleopterists Bulletin (mo 5) 60, pp. 144-204: 167

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Tribe MELOLONTHINI Leach, 1819 

Original spelling and citation: Melolonthidae Leach  in Samouelle 1819: 189

Type genus: Melolontha Fabricius, 1775: 31