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Genus Chauliognathus

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 Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles
Subfamily Chauliognathinae
Tribe Chauliognathini
Genus Chauliognathus

Species basalis - Colorado Soldier Beetle
Species deceptus - Chauliognathus deceptus
Species discus - Chauliognathus discus
Species fasciatus - Chauliognathus fasciatus
Species lecontei - Chauliognathus lecontei
Species lewisi - Chauliognathus lewisi
Species limbicollis - Chauliognathus limbicollis
Species marginatus - Margined Leatherwing
Species misellus - Chauliognathus misellus
Species obscurus - Chauliognathus obscurus
Species omissus - Chauliognathus omissus
Species opacus - Chauliognathus opacus
Species pensylvanicus - Goldenrod Soldier Beetle
Species profundus - Chauliognathus profundus
Species scutellaris - Chauliognathus scutellaris
Species undescribed-sp - Chauliognathus undescribed-sp
No Taxon larvae