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Genus Sericus

click beetle - Sericus viridanus Elaterid 10 - Sericus incongruus Elaterid 10 - Sericus incongruus Elaterid 10 - Sericus incongruus Sericus incongruus Click Beetle - Sericus honestus Corymbitodes tarsalis? - Sericus incongruus Click beetle - Sericus incongruus
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 Elaterinae
Tribe Elaterini
Genus Sericus
Explanation of Names
Sericus Eschscholtz 1829(1)
5 spp. in our area(2)
boreal and montane(2)