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Genus Europs

NEW DATA  - Europs fervida Europs fervida Blatchley - Europs fervida Root-eating Beetle - Europs pallipennis Root-eating Beetle - Europs pallipennis Tiny Beetle - Europs pallipennis Rhizophagus sp? - Europs pallipennis Rhizophagus sp? - Europs pallipennis Rhizophagus sp? - Europs pallipennis
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
Family Monotomidae (Root-eating Beetles)
Subfamily Monotominae
Tribe Europini
Genus Europs
Explanation of Names
Europs Wollaston 1854
Numbers
5 spp. in our area(1), ~50 worldwide(2)
Range
widely distributed in both the Old and New World(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.Tree of Life - Monotomidae