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Genus Bothrideres

Dry bark beetle - Bothrideres cryptus Bothriderid - Bothrideres montanus Dry bark beetle - Bothrideres cryptus Bothriderid - Bothrideres Coleoptera - Bothrideres 8W05 - Bothrideres geminatus - female Bothrides found under sycamore bark - Bothrideres Coleoptera - Bothrideres montanus
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 Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Bothriderid group)
Family Bothrideridae (Dry Bark Beetles)
Tribe Bothriderini
Genus Bothrideres
Explanation of Names
Bothrideres Dejean 1835
Numbers
8 spp. in our area (the largest genus of this family in NA)(1), >50 total(2)
Range
much of the world; in our area, e. US (west to CO-AZ)(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.BioLib.cz