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Species Caenoscelis basalis

Silken Fungus Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis Small Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis - female Small Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis - female Cryptophagid? - Caenoscelis basalis Cryptophagid? - Caenoscelis basalis Beetle - Caenoscelis basalis
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Cucujid series)
Family Cryptophagidae (Silken Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Cryptophaginae
Tribe Caenoscelini
Genus Caenoscelis
Species basalis (Caenoscelis basalis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Caenoscelis basalis Casey, 1900
Range
Holarctic; In North America, the northeast (NF-QC-NY)(1)

State/Province Records: (1)(2)(3)(4)
CAN: NF, NS, ON, QC
USA: ME, NH, NY
Works Cited
1.Contributions towards an understanding of the Cryptophaginae (Coleoptera: Cryptophagidae) of Atlantic Canada
Majka C.G., Langor D. 2010. ZooKeys 35: 13-35.
2.The Beetles of Northeastern North America, Vol. 1 and 2.
Downie, N.M., and R.H. Arnett. 1996. The Sandhill Crane Press, Gainesville, FL.
3.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
4.University of New Hampshire Insect and Arachnid Collections