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Genus Scotochroides

False Darkling Beetle? - Scotochroides antennatus False Darkling Beetle? - Scotochroides antennatus Scotochroides antennatus - male Scotochroides antennatus - 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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Melandryidae (False Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Melandryinae
Tribe Xylitini
Genus Scotochroides
Explanation of Names
Scotochroides Mank 1939
Numbers
monotypic genus
Range
ne NA