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Species Tachinus corticinus

Tachyporin? - Tachinus corticinus rove beetle - Tachinus corticinus Crab-like Rove Beetle - Tachinus corticinus - female rove beetle - Tachinus corticinus rove beetle - Tachinus corticinus rove beetle - Tachinus corticinus - male rove beetle - Tachinus corticinus Tachinus corticinus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Tachyporinae (Crab-like Rove Beetles)
Tribe Tachinusini
Genus Tachinus
Species corticinus (Tachinus corticinus)
Explanation of Names
Tachinus corticinus Gravenhorst 1802
native to the Palaearctic, adventive in NA(1)
earliest record in our area: QC 1967(1)
Works Cited
1.Introduced Staphylinidae (Coleoptera) in the Maritime Provinces of Canada
Majka C.G., Klimaszewski J. 2008. The Canadian Entomologist 140: 48-72.