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Species Aleochara sculptiventris

Rove Beetle - Aleochara sculptiventris - female
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Aleocharinae
Tribe Aleocharini
Genus Aleochara
No Taxon (subgenus Xenochara)
Species sculptiventris (Aleochara sculptiventris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aleochara sculptiventris (Casey, 1893)

Baryodma sculptiventris Casey, 1893
4.0 to 7.0 mm (1)
Eastern North America [NF-QC to WI, south to AL-AR] (1)
Adults have been collected from human feces, horse and cow dung, dung-baited traps, litter, fungi, and carrion. (1)
Collected from March to September (1)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the genus Aleochara Gravenhorst of America north of Mexico (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae)
Klimaszewski, J. 1984. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada 116: 3-211.