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Genus Horistonotus

Horistonotus obtusus Wells - Horistonotus obtusus Elateridae - Horistonotus curiatus Click beetle - Horistonotus Elateridae - Horistonotus curiatus - Horistonotus curiatus Horistonotus curiatus Orange Mojave elaterid - maybe Dolerosomus? - Horistonotus simplex Elateridae sp. - Horistonotus simplex Belden-J.2021.36 - Horistonotus
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 Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Cardiophorinae
Genus Horistonotus
Explanation of Names
Horistonotus Candèze, 1860
17 spp. in our area(1)
Key to spp. in(2)
much of NA(1)