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Genus Athous

Athous sierrae varians (Lane) - Athous sierrae Elaterid - Athous scissus click beetle - Athous Click Beetle - Athous neacanthus Click Beetle - Athous axillaris Coleoptera. Cantharidae? - Athous rufifrons Red-brown click beetle - Athous cucullatus tejon click beetle #5 - Athous scissus
Classification
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Dendrometrinae
Tribe Dendrometrini
Subtribe Dendrometrina
Genus Athous
Explanation of Names
Athous Eschscholtz 1829
Numbers
40 spp. in our area(1), ~300 total(2)
Identification
revision/keys in(3)(4)
Range
Holarctic & Oriental(2); across NA(1)