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Genus Chnaunanthus

Chnaunanthus chapini Saylor - Chnaunanthus chapini - male scarab - Chnaunanthus chapini scarab - Chnaunanthus chapini Scarab 2 - Chnaunanthus Chnaunanthus flavipennis Scarab - Chnaunanthus
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Melolonthinae (May Beetles and Junebugs)
No Taxon (Incertae Sedis Genera)
Genus Chnaunanthus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acratus Horn 1867 not Lacordaire 1867; Pseudacratus Dalla Torre 1912
Explanation of Names
Chnaunanthus Burmeister 1844
Numbers
3 spp. total, 2 in our area
Identification
Keys to species: Horn 1894: 394; Saylor 1937e: 534
Range
Western US, Mexico
Print References
Horn G.H. (1894) The Coleoptera of Baja California. Proc. Cal. Acad. Sci. (2)4: 302-449.
Saylor L.W. (1937) The beetles of the subfamily Chasmatopterinae in the New World. J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 27: 531-535.