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Species Berosus sayi

Water Scavenger Beetle - Berosus sayi Water Scavenger Beetle - Berosus sayi Water Scavenger Beetle - Berosus sayi Water Scavenger Beetle - Berosus sayi - female Water Scavenger Beetle - Berosus sayi - female
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 Hydrophilidae (Water Scavenger Beetles)
Subfamily Hydrophilinae
Tribe Berosini
Genus Berosus
Species sayi (Berosus sayi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Berosus sayi Hansen, 1999

Synonysm:
Hydrophilus striatus Say, 1825
Berosus striatus (Say, 1825)

Name changed by Hansen (1999). (1)
Size
6.2 to 6.8 mm (2)
4 to 6.5 mm (3)
Range
Widespread across USA & Canada. (2)

State/Province Records: (2)(4)(5)(6)
CAN: AB, BC, MB, NT, ON, PE, QC, SK
USA: CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, MI, MN, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, SD, UT, VA, WA, WI
Habitat
Wide range of aquatic habitats, often margins of deeper waters. (2)
Works Cited
1.World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 2: Hydrophiloidea (Coleoptera).
Hansen, M. 1999. Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark. 416 pp.
2.Review of the Family Hydrophilidae of Canada and Alaska
Ales Smetana. 1988. Entomological Society of Canada.
3.The Water Beetles of Florida
Epler J.H. 2010. Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Tallahassee. 414 pp.
4.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.
5.The Beetles of Northeastern North America, Vol. 1 and 2.
Downie, N.M., and R.H. Arnett. 1996. The Sandhill Crane Press, Gainesville, FL.
6.The Hydrophilinae of Delaware (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae)
Short, A.E.Z. 2004. The Coleopterists Bulletin, 58: 598-599.