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Genus Geomysaprinus

Histerid - Geomysaprinus rugosifrons Histerid - Geomysaprinus Geomysaprinus (s.str.) goffi Ross 1944 - Geomysaprinus goffi Geomysaprinus (s.str.) goffi Ross 1944 - Geomysaprinus goffi Geomysaprinus (Priscosaprinus) sp. 4 - Geomysaprinus Histerid - Geomysaprinus moniliatus Histeridae, ventral - Geomysaprinus little clown - Geomysaprinus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea (Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles)
Family Histeridae (Clown Beetles)
Subfamily Saprininae
Genus Geomysaprinus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
needs revision
Explanation of Names
Geomysaprinus Ross 1940
Numbers
>30 spp. in at least 2 subgenera in our area(1)
Range
most of the US and adjacent Canada(1)
Habitat
rodent burrows (one sp. in Atta texana nests)(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.