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Genus Dirrhagofarsus

blunt-tail larva - Dirrhagofarsus ernae False Click Beetle - Dirrhagofarsus lewisi Eucnemidae, holes in tree - Dirrhagofarsus ernae Microrhagus audax - Dirrhagofarsus False Click Beetle - Dirrhagofarsus ernae Wood-dwelling larvae - Dirrhagofarsus ernae Eucnemidae, False Click Beetle, ventral - Dirrhagofarsus Dirrhagofarsus modestus
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 Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Eucnemidae (False Click Beetles)
Subfamily Melasinae
Tribe Dirhagini
Genus Dirrhagofarsus
Explanation of Names
Dirrhagofarsus Fleutiaux 1935
2 spp. in our area, 4 described spp. total, but includes many species hiding under other generic assemblages(1)
key to spp. in(1)
holarctic; in our area, eastern(1)