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Genus Nosodendron

Nosodendrid - Nosodendron unicolor Nosodendron unicolor Say - Nosodendron unicolor Wounded-Tree Beetle - Nosodendron unicolor Nosodendron unicolor Nosodendridae, dorsal - Nosodendron unicolor Nosodendridae, head - Nosodendron unicolor beetle - Nosodendron unicolor beetle - Nosodendron unicolor
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 Derodontoidea (Tooth-necked Fungus Beetles)
Family Nosodendridae (Wounded-Tree Beetles)
Genus Nosodendron
Explanation of Names
Nosodendron Latreille 1804
2 spp. in our area, ~60 spp. worldwide(1)
in NA, one sp. eastern and one western(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.