Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Vacusus confinis (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Anthicus confinis LeConte 1851
w. US (ID-CA to KS-AR-TX) & Mexico (D.S. Chandler, pers. comm. to =v=)
Common at lights; perhaps the most commonly collected anthicid in the Southwest (D.S. Chandler, 27.viii.2006)
Vacusus vicinus has a black form:
LeConte, J.L. 1851. Descriptions of new species of Coleoptera, from California. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York, 5: 125-219.