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Species Limnichoderus ovatus

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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 Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Limnichidae (Minute Marsh-loving Beetles)
Subfamily Limnichinae
Tribe Limnichini
Genus Limnichoderus
Species ovatus (Limnichoderus ovatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Limnichus ovatus LeConte, 1854
TX-GA-NC / Mex. (1)
Type Locality: Georgia
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1854. Synopsis of the Byrrhidae of the United States. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 7: 113-117.
Internet References
Type - MCZC, Harvard
Works Cited
1.A catalog of Coleoptera of America North of Mexico. Limnichidae
D.P. Wooldridge. 1986. USDA Agriculture handbook no. 529-48. x + 8 pp.