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Species Chauliognathus obscurus

Chauliognathus sp. - Chauliognathus obscurus Mating Soldier Beetles - Chauliognathus obscurus - male - female Chauliognathus obscurus? - Chauliognathus obscurus Chauliognathus obscurus? - Chauliognathus obscurus Chauliognathus obscurus? - Chauliognathus obscurus Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus obscurus Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus obscurus Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus obscurus - female
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Cantharidae (Soldier Beetles)
Subfamily Chauliognathinae
Tribe Chauliognathini
Genus Chauliognathus
Species obscurus (Chauliognathus obscurus)
Explanation of Names
Chauliognathus obscurus Schaeffer 1909
Size
♂ 7.5-9.5 mm, ♀ 9-11 mm(1)
Range
AZ(1)
Works Cited
1.The Chauliognathini of America north of Mexico (Coleoptera-Cantharidae). Parts 1 & 2
Fender K.M. 1964. Northwest Science 38: 52–64, 95-106.