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Species Isomira pulla

Chestnut Comb-clawed  - Isomira pulla Isomira pulla (Melsheimer) - Isomira pulla Isomira sp.? - Isomira pulla Isomira sp.? - Isomira pulla Comb-claw - Isomira pulla Slightly fuzzy beetle - Isomira pulla Comb-clawed Beetle - Isomira pulla Isomira pulla - male
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 Alleculinae (Comb-clawed Beetles)
Subtribe Gonoderina
Genus Isomira
Species pulla (Isomira pulla)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Isomira pulla (Melsheimer)
Orig. Comb: Cistela pulla Melsheimer 1846
12 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Length: 5.6-7.7 mm (2)
TX-FL-MA-WI / Ont (3)
On various deciduous tree spp.; under organic debris (2)
Print References
Marshall, J.D. 1970a. Isomira Mulsant in America north of Mexico (Coleoptera, Alleculidae): redescriptions, new synonymies, and taxonomic notes on eastern North American species. Entomological News 81: 44, 41-49.
Marshall, J.D. 1970b. Isomira Mulsant in America north of Mexico (Coleoptera: Alleculidae): species of eastern North America concluded. The Coleopterists Bulletin 24: 88-95.
Melsheimer, F.E. 1846. Descriptions of new species of Coleoptera of the United States. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 3: 60, 53-66.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Range in Wisconsin - Univ. Wis at Madison
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.The Darkling Beetles of Florida and Eastern United States (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae).
Dunford et al. 2005. University of Florida Entomology and Nematology Dept., Gainesville.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.