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Genus Omalodes

Histeridae - Omalodes Histeridae - Omalodes Histeridae - Omalodes Histeridae - Omalodes Large Hister Beetle - Omalodes grossus Large Hister Beetle - Omalodes grossus Large Hister Beetle - Omalodes grossus
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 Histerinae
Tribe Omalodini
Genus Omalodes
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), 60 spp. in 3 subgenera total
Range
in our area, FL + NM-AZ(1)
Habitat
moist rotting vegetation(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.