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Species Xestipyge conjunctum

Histerid - Xestipyge conjunctum Histerid - Xestipyge conjunctum Xestipyge conjunctum (Say 1825)  - Xestipyge conjunctum Xestipyge conjunctum (Say 1825)  - Xestipyge conjunctum
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 Dendrophilinae
Tribe Paromalini
Genus Xestipyge
Species conjunctum (Xestipyge conjunctum)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Xestipyge conjunctum (Say)
Orig. Comb: Hister conjunctus Say 1825
Size
2.2-2.5 mm
Range
e. NA (TX-FL-VA-ON)(1)(2)(3)
Habitat
on carrion and dung, in tree holes, leaf litter(3)
Internet References
GSMNP Project - A. K. Tishechkin, LSAM (2007)(3)
Works Cited
1.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
3.Coleoptera species pages developed for the GSMNP project