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Species Cathartosilvanus vulgaris

Cathartosilvanus vulgaris (Grouvelle) - Cathartosilvanus vulgaris
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Cucujid series)
Family Silvanidae (Silvanid Flat Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Silvaninae
Genus Cathartosilvanus
Species vulgaris (Cathartosilvanus vulgaris)
Explanation of Names
Cathartosilvanus vulgaris (Grouvelle 1878)
Range
native to Mesoamerica (Mexico, Guatemala), adventive in our area(1)