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Species Eurypogon harrisii

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)
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Artematopodidae (Soft-bodied Plant Beetles)
Genus Eurypogon
Species harrisii (Eurypogon harrisii)
Explanation of Names
Eurypogon harrisii (Westwood 1862)
patronym for Thaddeus William Harris (1795–1856) an American entomologist and botanist.
Range
QC-MB to OH(1)(2)
Habitat
associated with Paraleucobryum longifolium(2)
See Also
large punctation is diagnostic for E. niger. E. harrisii seems to be less common than E. niger. (3)
Characters used by Brown (1944) to differentiate E. harrisii and E. niger were essentially reversed by Downie and Arnett (1996)(4)(3)
Print References
Brown, W.J. 1944. Some new and poorly known species of Coleoptera, II. The Canadian Entomologist 76(1): 4–10.
Works Cited
1.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
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.
3.New state records and ID of N. Amer. Eurypogon Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Artematopodidae), w/ lectotype designation for E. niger.
Hinson, K.R. and R.J. Buss. 2015. The Coleopterists Bulletin 69(4): 768-772.
4.The Beetles of Northeastern North America, Vol. 1 and 2.
Downie, N.M., and R.H. Arnett. 1996. The Sandhill Crane Press, Gainesville, FL.