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Genus Denticollis

Reared unknown beetle - Denticollis denticornis Reared unknown beetle - Denticollis denticornis click beetle - Denticollis denticornis What Tom's pupa turned into - Denticollis denticornis Denticollis denticornis Click Beetle - Denticollis denticornis Denticollis varians Unknown Cantharid (or Lampyrid) - Denticollis denticornis
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 Dendrometrinae
Tribe Dendrometrini
Genus Denticollis
Explanation of Names
Denticollis Piller & Mitterpacher 1783
2 spp. in our area(1), a couple of dozen in the Old World
Holarctic; in NA, boreal(1)
our only representative of the subtribe Denticollina Stein & Weise 1877 (1848), that contains one more genus