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subgenus Semocarpolus

Carpophilus marginellus Motschulsky - Carpophilus marginellus Carpophilus 06 - Carpophilus marginellus Carpophilus - Carpophilus marginellus beetle - Carpophilus marginellus beetle - Carpophilus marginellus Carpophilus sp. - Carpophilus marginellus Carpophilus sp. - Carpophilus marginellus Carpophilus sp. - Carpophilus marginellus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Nitidulid series)
Family Nitidulidae (Sap-feeding Beetles)
Subfamily Carpophilinae
Genus Carpophilus
No Taxon subgenus Semocarpolus
Explanation of Names
Semocarpolus Kirejtshuk 2008
A single (adventive) species in our area, 4 spp. total(1)
C. marginellus subcosmopolitan in stored goods and outdoors in warmer climes, 2 spp. Oriental and one Neotropical(1)
Works Cited
1.A current generic classification of sap beetles (Coleoptera, Nitidulidae)
Kirejtshuk A.G. 2008. Zoosystematica Rossica 17: 107-122.