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Genus Metoponium

Metaponium sp - Metoponium Teneb - Metoponium ₩ tarsi - Metoponium purplish-(brown)-red Darkling Beetle with orange-brown extremities. - Metoponium Kind of a different headed one... - Metoponium Kind of a different headed one... - Metoponium 6025159 - Metoponium Beetle under bark of a burned toyon - Metoponium
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Pimeliinae
Tribe Edrotini
Genus Metoponium
Explanation of Names
Metoponium Casey 1907