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subgenus Gonasida

Darkling Beetle - Philolithus what beetle? - Philolithus Tenebrionidae - Philolithus elatus Philolithus (Gonasida) elatus (LeConte) - Philolithus elatus Beetle friend - Philolithus Darkling beetle - Philolithus Philolithus Philolithus
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)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Pimeliinae
Tribe Asidini
Genus Philolithus
No Taxon subgenus Gonasida
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated as a separate genus
Explanation of Names
Gonasida Casey 1912
Numbers
a single sp. (with 4 sspp., all in our area)(1)
Range
OR-ID-AZ to NE-TX(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.