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Genus Athous

Athous scapularis (Say) - Athous scapularis Long pronotum - Athous arizonicus Click Beetle - Athous rufifrons Click Beetle - Athous rufiventris Click beetle - Athous ornatipennis Athous sp - Athous axillaris Elateridae 2 - Athous arizonicus unknown elaterid - Athous scapularis
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
40 spp. in our area(1), ~300 total(2)
revision/keys in(3)(4)
Holarctic & Oriental(2); across NA(1)