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Genus Thambus

Thambus horni Thambus horni? - Thambus horni Thambus horni? - Thambus horni
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Eucnemidae (False Click Beetles)
Subfamily Macraulacinae
Tribe Macraulacini
Genus Thambus
Explanation of Names
Thambus Bonvouloir 1871
Numbers
a single sp. in our area, 7 spp. total(1)
Size
3.0-4.0 mm(1)
Identification
easily confused with Deltometopus; deep, parallel lateral antennal grooves and smaller size are diagnostic
Range
primarily Neotropical, with one species in each Europe and the Nearctic region (e US & ON)(1)
Habitat
Largely found in forested areas
Season
mid-Jun through Aug
Works Cited
1.A revision of the Nearctic Eucnemidae
Muona J. 2000. Acta Zoologica Fennica 212: 1-106.