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Species Phyllobaenus fallax

Phyllobaenus fallax (Wolcott) - Phyllobaenus fallax
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cleroidea
Family Cleridae (Checkered Beetles)
Subfamily Hydnocerinae
Genus Phyllobaenus
Species fallax (Phyllobaenus fallax)
Explanation of Names
Phyllobaenus fallax (Wolcott)
fallax (L). 'deceptive' (1)
CO (2), w. TX (3)
Print References
Wolcott, A.B. 1908. New species of North American Hydnocera (Coleoptera: Cleridae). The Canadian Entomologist, 40: 229-233.
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Catalogue of North American beetles of the family Cleridae
Wolcott A.B. 1947. Fieldiana: Zoology 32: 63–105.
3.Texas A&M University Insect Collection (TAMUIC)