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Genus Endecatomus

unknown beetle 1 - Endecatomus rugosus Unknown Beetle - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomus rugosus (Randall) - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomus dorsalis Mellié - Endecatomus dorsalis Maybe Anobiinae? - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomidae - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomidae? Endecatomus rugosus? - Endecatomus rugosus Endecatomidae, head, ventral - Endecatomus rugosus
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 Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Endecatomidae
Genus Endecatomus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
genus is under revision by Ivie(1)
Explanation of Names
Endecatomus Mellié 1847
2 spp. in our area, 4 total(1)
holarctic; in our area, e. half of the US & adjacent Canada (ME-FL to MB-TX)(1)
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.