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Genus Phyllodrepa

Small staph - Phyllodrepa humerosa Omalinine - Phyllodrepa punctiventris Omalinine - Phyllodrepa punctiventris ocellate 5 - Phyllodrepa punctiventris Rove Beetle - Phyllodrepa humerosa Phyllodrepa humerosa (Fauvel) - Phyllodrepa humerosa Phyllodrepa humerosa (Fauvel) - Phyllodrepa humerosa rove beetle - Phyllodrepa humerosa
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 Omaliinae (Ocellate Rove Beetles)
Tribe Omaliini
Genus Phyllodrepa
Explanation of Names
Phyllodrepa Thomson 1859
11 described + several undescribed spp. in our area; 20 more in the Palaearctic(1)
Holarctic; across NA (but more diverse in the west)(1)
flowers, litter, bird/mammal nests and middens(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.