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Species Laemophloeus fasciatus

boldly marked laemophloeid - Laemophloeus fasciatus Another  laemophloeid - Laemophloeus fasciatus Laemophloeus fasciatus I'm Not Here! - Laemophloeus fasciatus Laemophloeus biguttatus? - Laemophloeus fasciatus Laemophloeus fasciatus Flat, dark beetle with light marks - Laemophloeus fasciatus Laemophloeid - Laemophloeus fasciatus
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 (Cucujid series)
Family Laemophloeidae (Lined Flat Bark Beetles)
Genus Laemophloeus
Species fasciatus (Laemophloeus fasciatus)
Explanation of Names
Laemophloeus fasciatus Melsheimer 1844
e US (TX-FL-ON-MN) (1)(2)(BG data)
under bark (2)
Apr-Sep (BG data)
Works Cited
1.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.