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Species Cybister fimbriolatus

Predacious Diving Beetle - Cybister fimbriolatus Cybister fimbriolatus (Say) - Cybister fimbriolatus - male Cybister fimbriolatus? - Cybister fimbriolatus - female Texas SE Gulf Coast - Cybister? - Cybister fimbriolatus 9051926 dytiscid - Cybister fimbriolatus A diving beetle Dytiscus? - Cybister fimbriolatus Predaceous Diving Beetle - Cybister fimbriolatus Diver Sep 29 - Cybister fimbriolatus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga
Family Dytiscidae (Predaceous Diving Beetles)
Subfamily Cybistrinae
Genus Cybister
Species fimbriolatus (Cybister fimbriolatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cybister dissimilis Aubé 1838, flavocinctus Aubé 1838, ellipticus LeConte 1852, cavicollis Sharp 1887, crotchi Wilke 1920(1)
Explanation of Names
Cybister fimbriolatus (Say 1823)
fimbriolatus = 'fringed' (refers to the metatarsal vestiture)
Size
28-34 mm(1)
Range
se Canada to so.ON-ND-AZ-so.CA & throughout Mexico to the Yucatán; Bahamas(1)
Habitat
open, deeper water in permanent ponds, ditches, and other standing water(2)
Food
aquatic insects, fish, etc.
Remarks
subspecies are no longer recognized(1)
See Also
Works Cited
1.Review of the genus Cybister Curtis, 1827 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Dytiscinae: Cybistrini) in North America
Miller K.B. 2013. Col. Bull. 67: 401-410.
2.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.