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Genus Gondwanocrypticus

Tiny Black Beetle - Gondwanocrypticus obsoletus South American Teneb in California - Gondwanocrypticus platensis Early record for South American Teneb - Gondwanocrypticus platensis Gondwanocrypticus platensis - Gondwanocrypticus obsoletus Gondwanocrypticus obsoletus Small Tenebrionid? - Gondwanocrypticus obsoletus Tenebrionidae Coniontis species? - Gondwanocrypticus platensis Unknown Beetle - Gondwanocrypticus obsoletus
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Diaperinae
Tribe Crypticini
Genus Gondwanocrypticus
Explanation of Names
Gondwanocrypticus EspaƱol 1955
Numbers
3 spp. in our area (of which only one native), 6 more in Mesoamerica(1)
Range
neotropical genus ranging into e US; 2 spp. in our area are adventive (both widespread in the south) and one native (coastal Atlantic & Gulf states)(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.