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Species Stenelmis crenata

Stenelmis crenata elmid species 2 - Stenelmis crenata elmid species 1 & 2 - Stenelmis crenata Stenelmis #3 - Stenelmis crenata Riffle Beetle - Stenelmis crenata Stenelmis sp.? - Stenelmis crenata Elmid - Stenelmis crenata - female Elmid - Stenelmis crenata - male
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 Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Elmidae (Riffle Beetles)
Subfamily Elminae
Tribe Elmini
Genus Stenelmis
Species crenata (Stenelmis crenata)
Explanation of Names
Stenelmis crenata (Say 1824)
Range
e NA (NF-MB to FL-TX)(1)(2)
Habitat
in riffles of streams; tolerant of chorides but sensitive to sewage and phosphate wastes(3)
Works Cited
1.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
2.A catalog of Coleoptera of America North of Mexico. Elmidae
Brown H.P. 1983. USDA Agriculture handbook no. 529-143b. x + 23 pp.
3.Aquatic dryopoid beetles (Coleoptera) of the United States
Brown H.P. 1972. USEPA Water Poll. Control Res. Ser., Vol. 6. ix+82 pp.