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Genus Trichiusa

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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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Aleocharinae
Tribe Athetini
Genus Trichiusa
Explanation of Names
Trichiusa Casey 1894
2 spp. in our area(1), >20 total(2)
Canada to Costa Rica(2); in our area, Pacific Coast (AK-CA)(1)
sandy beaches, in beach wrack/seaweed(1)