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Species Chauliognathus deceptus

beetle - Chauliognathus deceptus Colorado Mountain Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus deceptus Unkown Bug 8597 - Chauliognathus deceptus Chauliognathus deceptus? - Chauliognathus deceptus Chauliognathus maybe deceptus - Chauliognathus deceptus Meloidae - Chauliognathus deceptus Meloidae - Chauliognathus deceptus Meloidae - Chauliognathus deceptus
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 Cantharidae (Soldier Beetles)
Subfamily Chauliognathinae
Tribe Chauliognathini
Genus Chauliognathus
Species deceptus (Chauliognathus deceptus)
Explanation of Names
Chauliognathus deceptus Fender 1951
Size
♂ 8-9 mm, ♀ 9.5-10.5 mm(1)
Range
AZ-NM-CO(1)
Works Cited
1.The Chauliognathini of America north of Mexico (Coleoptera-Cantharidae). Parts 1 & 2
Fender K.M. 1964. Northwest Science 38: 52–64, 95-106.