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Species Bradycinetulus fossatus

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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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Geotrupidae (Earth-Boring Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Bolboceratinae
Genus Bradycinetulus
Species fossatus (Bradycinetulus fossatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Bradycinetulus fossatus (Haldeman)
Orig. Comb: Bolboceras fossatus Haldeman 1853
Numbers
3 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
17-19 mm (2)
Range
TX-AR-NE (2), recorded in all regions of TX except west of the Pecos (3), not common in NE (2)
Season
May-Jul (2)(BG data)
Print References
Cartwright, O.L. 1953. Scarabaeid beetles of the genus Bradycinetulus and closely related genera in the United States. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 103(3318): 95-120.
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.The Scarabaeoid Beetles of Nebraska
Brett C. Ratcliffe & M.J. Paulsen. 2008. University of Nebraska State Museum, Vol 22, 570 pp.
3.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.