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Genus Phobetus

Phobetus sp. - Phobetus comatus Phobetus comatus LeConte - Phobetus comatus Phobetus mojavus Scarab with transparent elytra - Phobetus Scarab with transparent elytra - Phobetus Scarab - Phobetus Unknown Beetle - Phobetus Phobetus sp.? - Phobetus
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
Genus Phobetus
Phobetus ciliatus Barrett
Phobetus comatus LeConte - Type
= Phobetus centralis Casey
= Phobetus comatus robinsoni Saylor
= Phobetus sloopi Barrett
= Phobetus leachi Barrett
Phobetus humeralis Cazier
Phobetus mojavus Barrett
Phobetus palpalis Saylor
Phobetus panamintensis Hardy
Phobetus saylori Cazier
Phobetus testaceus LeConte - Type
= Rhizotrogus collactus Walker
Pacific Coast (BC-CA)(1)
Print References
Hardy A.R. (1978) Three new Pachydemini and a key to the species of the genus Phobetus. (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 32: 47-52.
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.