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Genus Lichenophanes

Bostrichid Beetle - Lichenophanes bicornis Lichenophanes bicornis (Weber) - Lichenophanes bicornis Bostrichid - Lichenophanes bicornis Bostrichidae - Lichenophanes bicornis Lichenophanes? - Lichenophanes bicornis Lichenophanes bicornis? - Lichenophanes bicornis Beetle for ID - Lichenophanes bicornis Lichenophanes bicornis
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 Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Bostrichidae (Horned Powder-post Beetles)
Subfamily Bostrichinae
Tribe Bostrichini
Genus Lichenophanes
Explanation of Names
Lichenophanes Lesne 1899
Numbers
8 spp. in our area(1), >40 total(2)
Range
Eurasia, Africa, and the New World; in our area, e. NA (north to QC-MB) and sw. US(1)
Habitat
relatively common in mesic areas(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.
2.World catalogue of Bostrichidae (Coleoptera)
Borowski J., Węgrzynowicz P. 2007. Mantis, Olsztyn, 247 pp.