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Genus Prionocyphon

Prionocyphon limbatus Small beetle - Prionocyphon discoideus Prionocyphon limbatus Prionocyphon limbatus Prionocyphon limbatus? - Prionocyphon limbatus Prionocyphon limbatus? - Prionocyphon limbatus Prionocyphon limbatus unknown beetle - Prionocyphon limbatus
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 Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Family Scirtidae (Marsh Beetles)
Genus Prionocyphon
Explanation of Names
Prionocyphon Redtenbacher 1858
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), dozens in the Old World
Range
in our area, eastern (both spp. widespread and range north to NS-ON)(1)(2)
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.
2.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.