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Genus Eleodes - Desert Stink Beetles

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 Tenebrionoidea - Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles
Family Tenebrionidae - Darkling Beetles
Subfamily Tenebrioninae
Tribe Amphidorini
Genus Eleodes - Desert Stink Beetles

No Taxon subgenus Amphidora
Species nigropilosa - Eleodes nigropilosa
No Taxon subgenus Blapylis
Species clavicornis - Eleodes clavicornis
Species consobrina - Eleodes consobrina
Species cordata - Eleodes cordata
Species inculta - Eleodes inculta
Species littoralis - Eleodes littoralis
Species orophila - Eleodes orophila
Species parvicollis - Eleodes parvicollis
Species pimelioides - Eleodes pimelioides
Species scabrosa - Eleodes scabrosa
No Taxon subgenus Cratidus
Species osculans - Wooly Darkling Beetle
No Taxon subgenus Discogenia
Species scabricula - Eleodes scabricula
Species marginata - Eleodes marginata
No Taxon subgenus Eleodes
Species acuticauda - Eleodes acuticauda
Species acuta - Eleodes acuta
Species armata - Armored Darkling Beetle
Species dentipes - Dentate Stink Beetle
Species eschscholtzii - Eleodes eschscholtzii
Species gracilis - Eleodes gracilis
Species grandicollis - Eleodes grandicollis
Species hispilabris - Eleodes hispilabris
Species mirabilis - Eleodes mirabilis
Species obscura - Eleodes obscura
Subspecies sulcipennis - Eleodes obscura sulcipennis
Species spinipes - Eleodes spinipes
Species sponsa - Eleodes sponsa
Species subcylindrica - Eleodes subcylindrica
Species suturalis - Eleodes suturalis
Species tenuipes - Eleodes tenuipes
No Taxon subgenus Heteropromus
Species veterator - Eleodes veterator
No Taxon subgenus Litheleodes
Species extricata - Eleodes extricata
Species arcuata - Eleodes arcuata
Species subtuberculata - Eleodes subtuberculata
No Taxon subgenus Melaneleodes
Species carbonaria - Eleodes carbonaria
Subspecies obsoleta - Eleodes carbonaria obsoleta
Species humeralis - Eleodes humeralis
Species parowana - Eleodes parowana
Species pedinoides - Eleodes pedinoides
Species rileyi - Eleodes rileyi
Species tricostata - Eleodes tricostata
No Taxon subgenus Metablapylis
Species aalbui - Eleodes aalbui
Species californica - Eleodes californica
Species delicata - Eleodes delicata
Species dissimilis - Eleodes dissimilis
Species nigrina - Eleodes nigrina
No Taxon subgenus Omegeleodes
Species debilis - Eleodes debilis
No Taxon subgenus Promus
Species fusiformis - Eleodes fusiformis
Species goryi - Eleodes goryi
Species opaca - Plains False Wireworm
Species striolata - Eleodes striolata
Species subnitens - Eleodes subnitens
No Taxon subgenus Pseudeleodes
Species caudifera - Eleodes caudifera
Species granosa - Eleodes granosa
Species leechi - Eleodes leechi
Species longipilosa - Eleodes longipilosa
Species pilosa - Eleodes pilosa
Species tribulus - Eleodes tribulus
No Taxon subgenus Tricheleodes
Species barbata - Eleodes barbata
Species hirsuta - Eleodes hirsuta
No Taxon subgenus Xysta
Species gigantea - Eleodes gigantea
Species hepburni - Eleodes hepburni
Species longicollis - Eleodes longicollis