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Family Endecatomidae

Endecatomus rugosus Unknown Beetle - Endecatomus rugosus Unknown Beetle - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomus dorsalis Mellié - Endecatomus dorsalis Maybe Anobiinae? - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomidae, dorsal - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomus from Nebraska - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomus rugosus
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 Endecatomidae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated in the Ciidae or Bostrichidae(1)
Explanation of Names
Endecatomidae LeConte 1861
a single genus, with 2 spp. in our area and 4 spp. total(1)(2)(3)
holarctic; in our area, e. NA(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.
2.Order Coleoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang Z.-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification...
Ślipiński S.A., Leschen R.A.B., Lawrence J.F. 2011. Zootaxa 3148: 203–208.
3.World catalogue of the family Endecatomidae (Coleoptera: Bostrichoidea)
Zahradník P. 2006. Studies and reports of District Museum Prague-East, Taxonomical Series 2: 142-144.