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Species Anthrenus sophonisba

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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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Dermestidae (Carpet Beetles)
Tribe Anthrenini
Genus Anthrenus (Carpet Beetles)
No Taxon (Subgenus Anthrenus)
Species sophonisba (Anthrenus sophonisba)
Explanation of Names
Anthrenus sophonisba Beal 1998
Size
2.2–3.6 mm(1)
Range
sw. US (CA to ID-UT-AZ)(2)