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Species Oligomerus alternans

Anobiid Beetle - Oligomerus alternans Deathwatch - Oligomerus alternans Deathwatch - Oligomerus alternans Deathwatch - Oligomerus alternans Hemicoelus? - Oligomerus alternans
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Anobiinae (Death-watch Beetles)
Tribe Stegobiini
Genus Oligomerus
Species alternans (Oligomerus alternans)
Explanation of Names
Oligomerus alternans LeConte 1865
Size
4.0–4.6 mm(1)
Range
QC-ON-WI to MS-KS(1)(2)
Remarks
uncommon(1)
Works Cited
1.Death-watch and spider beetles of Wisconsin—Coleoptera: Ptinidae
Arango, R.A. and D.K. Young. 2012. General Technical Report FPL-GTR-209. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.
2.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.