Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Genus Hyporhagus

Brown Zopheridae, Hyporhagus - Hyporhagus gilensis Hyporhagus punctulatus Zopherid - Hyporhagus Maybe a Tenebrionid? - Hyporhagus 'Possum Beetle - Hyporhagus 'Possum Beetle - Hyporhagus Beetle - Hyporhagus Hyporhagus? - Hyporhagus
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 Zopheridae (Ironclad Beetles)
Subfamily Zopherinae (Ironclad Beetles)
Tribe Monommatini (Opossum Beetles)
Genus Hyporhagus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The group requires extensive revision(1)
Explanation of Names
Hyporhagus Thomson 1860
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
key to species in Freude (1993)(2)
Members of this genus are extremely difficult to identify without representatives of each species at hand(1)
Range
large neotropical group ranging into so. US[Cite:470346]; in our area, H. punctulatus in se. US + 3 spp. in sw. US (CA to OK-TX)(1)
Internet References