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Species Chelyoxenus xerobatis

Histerid - Chelyoxenus xerobatis Histerid - Chelyoxenus xerobatis Histerid - Chelyoxenus xerobatis
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)
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea (Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles)
Family Histeridae (Clown Beetles)
Subfamily Saprininae
Genus Chelyoxenus
Species xerobatis (Chelyoxenus xerobatis)
Range
se. US (SC-FL)(1)
Habitat
burrows of the gopher tortoise(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.