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Genus Euthysanius - Arboreal Click Beetles

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Cebrioninae
Tribe Aplastini
Genus Euthysanius (Arboreal Click Beetles)
Explanation of Names
Euthysanius LeConte 1853
Numbers
9 spp. in our area(1)
Size
♂ 15-20 mm, ♀ up to 35 mm
Range
restricted to California(1)
Habitat
males under pine bark and at lights; females are flightless and crawl on ground
Food
larvae may be predators or feed in rotting wood (not yet known)