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Species Toramus chamaeropis

Toramus chamaeropis (Schaeffer) - Toramus chamaeropis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cucujoidea
No Taxon (Erotylid series)
Family Erotylidae (Pleasing Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Xenoscelinae
Genus Toramus
Species chamaeropis (Toramus chamaeropis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Toramus chamaeropis (Schaeffer)
Orig. Comb: Tomarus chamaeropis Schaeffer 1904
1.5 mm (Schaeffer 1904)
southmost TX (Cameron Co.) - Map (1),(2),(3)
palm forest (2)
Texas considers this to be a "Species of Greatest Conservation Need" (SGCN) (4)
Type Locality: Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas
Print References
Riley E.G., King J.E. (2009) Element record datasheets submitted to Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, Wildlife Division, Austin. (1)
Schaeffer C. (1904) New genera and species of Coleoptera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 12(4): 197-236. (Full text)
Internet References
Type info - Smithsonian