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Species Xanthochroina bicolor

Oedemerid - Xanthochroina bicolor oedemerid - Xanthochroina bicolor Xanthochroina bicolor (LeConte) - Xanthochroina bicolor Polyphaga - Xanthochroina bicolor Beetle A 5.20.17 - Xanthochroina bicolor Xanthochroina bicolor? - Xanthochroina bicolor Xanthochroina bicolor? - Xanthochroina bicolor Xanthochroina? - Xanthochroina bicolor
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 Oedemeridae (False Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Oedemerinae
Tribe Asclerini
Genus Xanthochroina
Species bicolor (Xanthochroina bicolor)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oxacis bicolor (LeConte)
Explanation of Names
Xanthochroina bicolor (LeConte 1851)
6-9 mm(1)
w. NA (BC-CA to WY-TX)(2)
larvae bore wood, incl. flooring, woodwork, railroad ties, mine timber(1)
Comes to lights
Works Cited
1.A revision of the Nearctic Oedemeridae (Coleoptera)
Arnett R.H., Jr. 1951. American Midland Naturalist 45: 257-391.
2.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.