Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Dendrometrini

click beetle - Hemicrepidius bilobatus elaterid 1 - Limonius basilaris Limonius consimilis (Walker) - Limonius consimilis Click Beetle - Athous cucullatus Slender click beetle - Limonius venablesi Oestodes tenuicollis? - Hemicrepidius hemipodus Unknown beetle - Athous brightwelli Beetle - Hemicrepidius memnonius
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 Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Dendrometrinae
Tribe Dendrometrini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Athoini Candèze 1859 [see(1)]
Explanation of Names
Dendrometrini Gistel 1848
Numbers
~130 spp. in 7 genera in our area(2)(3)
Range
throughout NA(2) and Eurasia
Works Cited
1.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.
2.Johnson P.J. (-2013) Elateridae of Canada and the Continental United States
3.Revision of the North American species of Limonius (Coleoptera: Elateridae)
Al Dhafer H.M. 2005. Transactions of the North American Entomological Society 135(3): 209-352.