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Genus Parochodaeus

Sand-loving Scarab? - Parochodaeus pectoralis Parochodaeus californicus (Horn) - Parochodaeus californicus Pixie sand-loving scarab - Parochodaeus pixius Parochodaeus - Parochodaeus inarmatus Parochodaeus_duplex_ZE.3514_lateral - Parochodaeus duplex Parochodaeus biarmatus (LeConte) - Parochodaeus biarmatus Ochodaeidae - Parochodaeus duplex Ochodaeidae - Parochodaeus duplex
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 Ochodaeidae (Sand-loving Scarab Beetles)
Genus Parochodaeus
Explanation of Names
Parochodaeus Nikolajev 1995
9 spp. in our area(1)(2)
New World (sw. US to Argentina)(1)(3)