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Genus Liodessus

Water beetle (4) - Liodessus crotchi Liodessus obscurellus (LeConte) - Liodessus obscurellus Liodessus affinis complex - Liodessus Mini Diver - Liodessus Dytiscid - Liodessus crotchi - male Small Dytiscidae - Liodessus affinis Liodessus Liodessus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Dytiscidae (Predaceous Diving Beetles)
Subfamily Hydroporinae
Tribe Bidessini
Genus Liodessus
Numbers
9 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
1.5-2.3 mm (2)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the Nearctic Liodessus affinis (Say 1823) species group (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae, Hydroporinae, Bidessini).
Miller, K.B. 1998. Entomologica Scandinavica 29(3): 281-314. 1998. Entomologica Scandinavica.
2.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.