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Species Ora hyacintha

Ora hyacintha
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Family Scirtidae (Marsh Beetles)
Genus Ora (Flea Marsh Beetles)
Species hyacintha (Ora hyacintha)
Explanation of Names
Ora hyacintha Blatchley 1914
Size
4.1-5.6 mm(1)
Identification
distinctive species: glabrous dorsum, costate elytra(1)
Range
FL(2)
Works Cited
1.The Water Beetles of Florida
Epler J.H. 2010. Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Tallahassee. 414 pp.
2.A Distributional Checklist of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida