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Genus Pacificanthia

Cantharid of some kind ? - Pacificanthia Soldier Beetle - Pacificanthia consors Soldier Beetle - Pacificanthia rotundicollis Beetle - Pacificanthia consors Soldier Beetle? - Pacificanthia consors soldier beetle - Pacificanthia rotundicollis Beetle - Pacificanthia rotundicollis Brown Leatherwing - Pacificanthia consors
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 Cantharinae
Tribe Cantharini
Genus Pacificanthia
Explanation of Names
Pacificanthia Kazantsev 2002
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1)(2)
Range
nearctic genus, with one boreal transcontinental sp., one eastern and one western(1)(2)(3)
Works Cited
1.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
2.Field Guide to Beetles of California
Arthur V. Evans and James N. Hogue. 2006. University of California Press.
3.The Cantharidae of Eastern Canada and Northeastern United States
Pelletier G., Hébert C. 2014. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification 25.