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Species Lycus arizonensis

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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)
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Lycidae (Net-winged Beetles)
Subfamily Lycinae
Tribe Lycini
Genus Lycus
Species arizonensis (Lycus arizonensis)
Explanation of Names
Lycus arizonensis Green 1949
Identification
nearly identical to L. fernandezi but lacks the "notch" in the apical black spot (and is typically bigger).
Range
AZ-TX (BG data)