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Tribe Pachydemini

Warwickia pilosa (Sanderson) - Warwickia pilosa Warwickia pilosa (Sanderson) - Warwickia pilosa Phobetus sp. - Phobetus Scarab - Phobetus Unknown Beetle - Phobetus What a hairy scarab... - Phobetus 8036529 JB - Phobetus 8036529 JB - Phobetus
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Melolonthinae (May Beetles and Junebugs)
Tribe Pachydemini
Numbers
9 spp. (all but one in Phobetus ) in 2 genera in our area(1); 44 spp. in 22 genera in the New World(2)
Range
TX (Warwickia pilosa) and Pacific Coast (BC-CA; Phobetus)(1)
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.Generic Guide to New World Scarab Beetles (by Brett Ratcliffe and Mary Liz Jameson)