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Species Microrhagus pectinatus

Eucnemidae, dorsal - Microrhagus pectinatus - male Eucnemidae, lateral - Microrhagus pectinatus - male False Click Beetle - Microrhagus pectinatus - female False Click Beetle - Microrhagus pectinatus - female Microrhagus pectinatus - male Microrhagus pectinatus - male Eucnemidae ? - Microrhagus pectinatus Eucnemidae ? - Microrhagus pectinatus
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 Eucnemidae (False Click Beetles)
Subfamily Melasinae
Tribe Dirhagini
Genus Microrhagus
Species pectinatus (Microrhagus pectinatus)
Explanation of Names
Microrhagus pectinatus LeConte, 1866
Size
2.5-4.2 mm (1)
Range
OK-GA-NS-BC (2)(3)
Food
known to develop in deciduous trees, incl. Fagus, Platanus, Ulmus(2)
Remarks
Type Locality: Pennsylvania
Print References
Knull, J.N. 1947. new Elateridae with notes on Eucnemidae. Entomological News 57: 177-181.
Muona, J. 2001. A revision of North American Eucnemidae. Acta Zoologica Fennica 212: 1-106.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard