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Species Helichus lithophilus

Dryopid beetle - Helichus lithophilus Dryopid beetle - Helichus lithophilus Helichus lithophilus (Germar) - Helichus lithophilus Lowlands Helichus - Helichus lithophilus Elmid - Helichus lithophilus Helichus lithophilus Unknown Beetle - Helichus lithophilus Unknown Beetle - Helichus lithophilus
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 Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Dryopidae (Long-toed Water Beetles)
Genus Helichus
Species lithophilus (Helichus lithophilus)
Explanation of Names
Helichus lithophilus (Germar 1824)
Size
5.0-5.5 mm(1)
Identification

Det. E. G. Riley, 2010
Range
e NA (QC-FL to ON-IA-TX) - Map (1)(2)
Season
Jul-Aug (BG data)
Works Cited
1.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)