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Species Eucanthus impressus

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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 Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Geotrupidae (Earth-Boring Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Bolboceratinae
Genus Eucanthus
Species impressus (Eucanthus impressus)
Explanation of Names
Eucanthus impressus Howden 1964
Size
8.0-11.4 mm(1)
Identification

median row of pronotal punctures extends down through the pronotal ridge, almost to the head(1)
Range
NJ-MD to SD-TX-NM(1)
See Also
E. lazarus: median row of punctures does not extend down through the pronotal ridge to the head(1)
E. subtropicus: lateral edge of eye canthus protruding; NJ-FL-MS
Works Cited
1.The Scarabaeoid Beetles of Nebraska
Brett C. Ratcliffe & M.J. Paulsen. 2008. University of Nebraska State Museum, Vol 22, 570 pp.