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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Trichodes

Checkered Beetle - Trichodes apivorus Checkered Beetle - Trichodes peninsularis Red & Yellow Ornate Checkered on Same Plant - Trichodes ornatus Unknown Beetle - Trichodes nuttalli Trichodes ornatus Unknown insect? - Trichodes ornatus Trichodes bicinctus Trichodes ornatus
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Cleridae (Checkered Beetles)
Subfamily Clerinae
Genus Trichodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trichodes Herbst 1792
Numbers
10 spp. in our area(1)
Print References
Foster, D.E. 1976. Revision of North American Trichodes (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Texas Tech University Special Publications No. 11. 86 p. (2)
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.Revision of North American Trichodes (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Cleridae).
Foster, D.E. 1976. Texas Tech University Special Publications No. 11. 86 p.