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Genus Homaeotarsus

Rove Beetle - Homaeotarsus bicolor rove beetle - Homaeotarsus pallipes rove beetle - Homaeotarsus cribratus Staph 103 - Homaeotarsus Homaeotarsus pallipes? - Homaeotarsus 9020471 Homeotarsus - Homaeotarsus Beetle - Homaeotarsus Rove Beetle June 28 - Homaeotarsus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Paederinae
Tribe Paederini
Subtribe Cryptobiina
Genus Homaeotarsus
Explanation of Names
Homaeotarsus Hochhuth 1851
Numbers
36 spp. in our area (8 reach Canada), ~100 worldwide(1)
Identification
In need of revision.
Range
worldwide (except Europe & Australasia) and throughout NA(1)
Habitat
forest/marsh/prairie litter (often riparian), sometimes under bark of logs(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.