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Species Trixagus chevrolati

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Throscidae (Small False Click Beetles)
Genus Trixagus
Species chevrolati (Trixagus chevrolati)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trixagus chevrolati (Bonvouloir)
Orig. Comb: Throscus chevrolati Bonvouloir 1859
Note the midlateral setae on the elytra which project straight out. --Christopher Majka, 6.xii.2010
transcontinental (NS-BC, FL to...)(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.