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Genus Leptoschema

Leptoschema praelontactum - male Leptoschema praelontactum - male Leptoschema praelontactum - male
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 Elaterinae
Tribe Agriotini
Subtribe Pomachiliina
Genus Leptoschema
Two species, known only from California: L. protractrum, coastal and Bay area, and L. praelontactum, central California.
Print References
Stibick, J. N. L. 1970. A revision of the genus Leptoschema of California with a key to related genera. Pan-Pacific Entomologist. 46(3): 153-166.