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Species Eucinetus morio

Tumbling flower beetle (Mordellidae) ??? - Eucinetus morio Eucinetus morio Tiniest Beetle - Eucinetus morio small beetle - Eucinetus morio Plate-thigh Beetle - Eucinetus morio Dark, hairy beetle - Eucinetus morio beetle - Eucinetus morio beetle - Eucinetus morio
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 Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Family Eucinetidae (Plate-thigh Beetles)
Genus Eucinetus
Species morio (Eucinetus morio)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: LeConte, 1853
Numbers
3 Nearctic spp. (1)
Range
OK-FL-ME-IL / adj Can. (1), (2), (3), (4)
Habitat
Recorded from coniferous, deciduous, coastal, and mixed forests in Nova Scotia (3)
Food
Recorded in fungi and from slime mold (3)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1853. Synopsis of the Atopidae, Rhipiceridae, and Cyphonidae of the United States. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil., 6: 350-357.
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Catalogue of the Coleoptera of America, North of Mexico ("The Leng Catalogue")
Charles W. Leng. 1920. John D. Sherman, Jr., Mount Vernon, NY. x + 470 pp.
3.The Eucinetidae of the Maritime Provinces of Canada
Majka C.G. 2010. J. Acad. Ent. Soc. 6: 16-21.
4. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.