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Genus Enicmus

Enicmus maculatus Le Conte, 1878 - Enicmus maculatus Enicmus maculatus (LeConte) - Enicmus maculatus Latridid 2 - Enicmus tiny beetle - Enicmus aterrimus tiny beetle - Enicmus aterrimus Latridiidae - Enicmus maculatus Latridiid - Enicmus Latridiid of sorts... - Enicmus tenuicornis
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Coccinellid group)
Family Latridiidae (Minute Brown Scavenger Beetles)
Subfamily Latridiinae
Genus Enicmus
Explanation of Names
Enicmus C.G. Thomson 1859
Numbers
13 spp. in our area(1), ca. 50 worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(1)
Food
spores of Myxomycetes (slime moulds)(3)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Rücker W.H. (1998-2014) Latridiidae & Merophysiinae
3.Latridiidae (Coleoptera) of Atlantic Canada: New records, keys to identification, new synonyms, distribution, and zoogeography
Majka C.G., Langor D., Rücker W.H. 2009. The Canadian Entomologist 141: 317-370.