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Genus Homaeotarsus

Homaeotarsus sp.? - Homaeotarsus pallipes rove beetle - Homaeotarsus cinctus Rove - Homaeotarsus rove beetle - Homaeotarsus bicolor - female Rove Beetle - Homaeotarsus? - Homaeotarsus Rove Beetle - Homaeotarsus cribratus Staphylinid - Homaeotarsus Staphylininae? - Homaeotarsus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Paederinae
Tribe Paederini
Subtribe Cryptobiina
Genus Homaeotarsus
Explanation of Names
Homaeotarsus Hochhuth 1851
Numbers
36 spp. in our area (8 reach Canada), ~100 worldwide(1)
Identification
In need of revision.
Range
worldwide (except Europe & Australasia) and throughout NA(1)
Habitat
forest/marsh/prairie litter (often riparian), sometimes under bark of logs(1)
Works Cited
1.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.