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Species Platytomus micros

Platytomus micros Platytomus micros (Bates) - Platytomus micros
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Aphodiinae (Aphodiine Dung Beetles)
Tribe Psammodiini
Genus Platytomus
Species micros (Platytomus micros)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platytomus micros (Bates)
Orig. Comb: Psammodius micros Bates, 1887
Range
s US (CA to FL, OK) / Mex. to C. Amer. (1)(2)(3)(BG data)
Works Cited
1.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
3.List of Coleoptera Collected in Latimer County, Oklahoma by Karl Stephan (2002)