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Genus Lutrochus

Travertine beetle - Lutrochus laticeps Travertine beetle - Lutrochus laticeps Travertine beetle - Lutrochus laticeps Lutrochus luteus LeConte - Lutrochus luteus Lutrochus luteus LeConte - Lutrochus luteus Lutrochus arizonicus Lutrochus Larvae - Lutrochus Lutrochus Larvae - Lutrochus
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 Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Lutrochidae (Travertine Beetles)
Genus Lutrochus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
genus needs revision; several spp. from the US and Mesoamerica may be moved to another [new] genus(1)
Numbers
3 spp. in our area, ~20 spp. total (incl. several undescribed)(1)
Range
e. US, TX & AZ to Argentina(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.