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Genus Lichnanthe

scarab beetle, Lichnanthe sp. - Lichnanthe vulpina scarab beetle, Lichnanthe sp. - Lichnanthe vulpina? - Lichnanthe rathvoni bumble bee scarab - Lichnanthe rathvoni bumble bee scarab - Lichnanthe rathvoni Scarab - Lichnanthe vulpina - female Lichnanthe from Pt Reyes - Lichnanthe - male Lichnanthe from Pt Reyes - Lichnanthe - male Lichnanthe vulpina - male
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 Glaphyridae (Bumble Bee Scarab Beetles)
Genus Lichnanthe
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in (1)
Explanation of Names
Lichnanthe Burmeister 1844
Numbers
8 spp. in the genus, all in our area(2)
Range
e. US (coastal states) and w. US(2)
Print References
Westcott R.L. (1976) Observations on the biology and ethology of Lichnanthe rathvoni LeConte (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) with emphasis on mating. In: Barr W.F. (ed.) 50 Year Anniversary Publication, Dept. Entomol., U. Idaho: No. 11: 85-90.
Works Cited
1.Taxonomic revision of Lichnanthe Burmeister (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)
Carlson D.C. 1980. Col. Bull. 34: 177-208.
2.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.