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Species Gnathium francilloni

Tiny orange Meloid with proboscis - Gnathium francilloni Gnathium francilloni Kirby - Gnathium francilloni Look-alike for Batyle ignicollis - Gnathium francilloni Look-alike for Batyle ignicollis - Gnathium francilloni Look-alike for Batyle ignicollis - Gnathium francilloni Gnathium francilloni Kirby - Gnathium francilloni Gnathium francilloni Kirby - Gnathium francilloni Gnathium francilloni Kirby - Gnathium francilloni
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Nemognathinae
Tribe Nemognathini
Genus Gnathium
Species francilloni (Gnathium francilloni)
Explanation of Names
Gnathium francilloni Kirby 1818
named after John Francillon
Size
3.5-6.0 mm(1)
Identification

Det. E. G. Riley, 2011
Range
VA-FL to UT-AZ; Mexico(1)
Season
May-Nov(1)
Works Cited
1.A taxonomic review of the genus Gnathium Kirby (Coleoptera: Meloidae)
Pinto J.D. 2009. Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. 135: 1-58.