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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Genus Orthostethus

Click Beetle in need of a bath - Orthostethus infuscatus Click Beetle in need of a bath - back of head - Orthostethus infuscatus BG2218 E4298 - Orthostethus infuscatus 06-TN  Large Click Beetle - Orthostethus infuscatus - male Elater ? - Orthostethus infuscatus Click Beetle at mercury vapor lamp - Orthostethus infuscatus Orthostethus pectinicornis? - Orthostethus pectinicornis Orthostethus pectinicornis? - Orthostethus pectinicornis
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 Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Elaterinae
Tribe Elaterini
Genus Orthostethus
Explanation of Names
Orthostethus Lacordaire 1857(1)
'straight thorax'
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(2)
Range
s. US to AZ(2)