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Species Dichelotarsus piniphilus

Blister Beetle? - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Small Black Soldier Beetle - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Beetle - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Podabrus sp? - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Soldier beetle from Banff 10.07.10 - Dichelotarsus piniphilus little black soldier beetle - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Podabrus sp - piniphilus? - Dichelotarsus piniphilus Dichelotarsus piniphilus Eschscholtz - Dichelotarsus piniphilus
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 Cantharidae (Soldier Beetles)
Subfamily Cantharinae
Tribe Podabrini
Genus Dichelotarsus
Species piniphilus (Dichelotarsus piniphilus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichelotarsus piniphilus (Eschscholtz)
Orig. Comb: Podabrus iniphilus Eschscholtz 1830
5.5-7.5 mm (1)
A1-A2 ant. segments sometimes yellow (1)
across Canada, very common in the west, uncommon in the east (1)
Apr-Aug (1)
Some closely related species may also end up on this page
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Cantharidae of Eastern Canada and Northeastern United States
Pelletier G., Hébert C. 2014. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification 25.