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Species Statira basalis

Darkling Beetle - Statira basalis Long-jointed Beetle - Statira basalis 022212Beetle3 - Statira basalis Statira basalis Horn - Statira basalis Unknown Beetle - Statira basalis Long-jointed Beetle - Statira basalis Beetle - Statira basalis Statira basalis Horn - Statira basalis
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 Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Lagriinae (Long-jointed Beetles)
Tribe Lagriini
Genus Statira
Species basalis (Statira basalis)
Explanation of Names
Statira basalis Horn 1888
Size
8-11.5 mm(1)
Range
se US (NC-FL to MO-TX)(1)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.A key to nearctic Statira and Arthromacra (Lagriidae)
Parsons C.T. 1975. The Coleopterists Bulletin 29: 211-226.