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Genus Trixagus

Beetle found in a spider web - Trixagus False Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Trixagus Aulonothroscus or Trixagus - Trixagus carinicollis Throscid - Trixagus mendax My second specimen... - Trixagus chevrolati Throscid? - Trixagus sericeus Beetle - Trixagus chevrolati - male Sonora-7 - Trixagus
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 Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Throscidae (Small False Click Beetles)
Genus Trixagus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Trixagus Kugelann 1794
Numbers
6 spp. in our area(2) [4 range into Canada(3)], >50 worldwide(4)
Identification
Key to spp. in(5)
Range
much of the world and NA(2)(4)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the North American species of Trixagus Kugelann (Coleoptera: Throscidae)
E. Yensen. 1975. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 101: 125-166.
2.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.
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.BioLib.cz
5.A new species of Trixagus from Panama and a key to New World Trixagus (Coleoptera: Throscidae)
Yensen E. 1980. Col. Bull. 34: 257-261.